The Fables of Aesop
Eighty-two of Aesop's classic fables are gathered here, ""Selected, Told Anew, and their History Traced"" by Joseph Jacobs. Profusely and beautifully illustrated by Richard Heighway, this edition was originally published in 1894. The book includes a set of notes at the back, summing up the provenance of each fable.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HillaryBertucci - LibraryThing
I really loved this book, it was so much better than I expected. This book is full of old fables that the author has brought back with new twist. My favorite version that the author includes is "The ... Read full review
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The Fables of Aesop by Joseph Jacobs It is my understanding that Jacobs' main thesis concerning the fables of Aesop - that they were derived from and influenced by the animal fables of ancient India ... Read full review