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The fables of Aesop

text based upon La Fontaine and Croxall

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Published by A. Whitman & Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fables, Greek -- Adaptations.,
  • Fables.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Joseph Eugene Dash ...
    GenreAdaptations.
    SeriesWorld-wide edition of a just right book
    ContributionsLa Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695., Croxall, Samuel, d. 1752., Aesop.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.A254 Das
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254, [1] p. incl. col. front., illus. (part col.)
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6687316M
    LC Control Number26004921
    OCLC/WorldCa3571809


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Carlo Gébler’s book is a wonderful, gloomy and welcome addition to the Aesopic corpus. The first six books, collected inwere in the main adapted from the classical fabulists Aesop, Babrius and these, La Fontaine adhered to the path of his predecessors with some closeness; but in the later collections he allowed himself far more liberty and in the later books there is a wider range of sources.

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[xxxvi] and pp. plus a 7 page index, a frontispiece and wood engravings. This is a scarce early edition of Samuel Croxall's translation of the fables of Aesop, and of other writers.

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