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Published by Walker .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementretold by Margaret Clark ; illustrated by Charlotte Voake.
ContributionsVoake, Charlotte., Aesop.
The Physical Object
Pagination61p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22335891M
ISBN 100744510090
OCLC/WorldCa20129919

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  In “Aesop’s Fables: A Pop-Up Book of Classic Tales,” illustrated by Chris Beatrice and Bruce Whatley, the morals appear in fine print on tiny white banners almost lost in the wow effects. A List of the Fables. The Frogs & the Ox; Belling the Cat; The Town Mouse & the Country Mouse; The Fox & the Grapes; The Wolf & the Crane; The Lion & the Mouse.   Gibbs's volume also has the best index of any Aesop in English. This is an edition worthy of the Oxford imprint, and the first thorough translation of Aesop by an American since Lloyd Daly's AESOP WITHOUT MORALS (, now out of print). To experience the immensity and complexity of Aesop Reviews: Aesop's Fables, or the Aesopica, is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and storyteller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between and BCE. Of diverse origins, the stories associated with his name have descended to modern times through a number of sources and continue to be reinterpreted in different verbal registers and in popular as well as artistic media.

This is a book with Eleven of Aesop's Fables retold by Margaret Clark. The illustrations are wonderful and really come to life, Charlotte Voake has done an awesome job. Some of the most common Fables which are covered are: ‘The Hare and the Tortoise’, ‘The boy who cried wolf’, ‘The Lion and the mouse’ and ’The town mouse and the 3/5. While the book contains over stories the CD covers 42 of the best of them and references the title of each story and the page it can be found in the book. For parents who would like to convert the disc to MP3 files and add the story/track information here is a list of are all the stories on the s: K. This brilliant new hardcover version of Aesop's timeless tales offers a fresh take on the classic Hodder and Stoughton edition. Newly reset and decorated with ornate borders and running heads, this edition features more than of the legendary fabulist's brief but pithy morality tales. The stories are further embellished by 23 full-page color images and numerous black-and-white drawings. All orders made from 25th July onwards will be delivered after Eid Holidays.