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2 edition of Fables of Æsop and others found in the catalog.

Fables of Æsop and others

Fables of Æsop and others

translated into English, with instructive applications and a print before each fable

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Published by Printed and sold by R. Aitken in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Samuel Croxall.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 1724.
ContributionsCroxall, Samuel, d. 1752., Aesop.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[20], 316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17706994M

The book is bound in a later (probably 19th century) binding of full leather boards with gold titling on a leather label and simple blind stamped design with five raised bands on the spine. The case of the book is in very good condition with some expected scuffing to the leather and slight fading to the spine.   A CERTAIN Simpleton painted his Donkey green—that is, he painted the body green and the legs red—and started to lead him along the street. Every one, young and old, came out to stare. "What a marvel!" cried the whole town, "A grass-green Donkey with scarlet legs! Here is a story to be handed down to our grandchildren as one of the wonders of our generation!".

22 Nov - Explore adamdpope's board "Aesops Fables Book Covers" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Fable books, Aesop and Books pins. A FOX after crossing a river got its tail entangled in a bush, and could not move. A number of Mosquitoes seeing its plight settled upon it and enjoyed a good meal undisturbed by its tail. A hedgehog strolling by took pity upon the Fox and went up to him: “You are in a bad way, neighbour,” said.

Excerpt from Fables of AEsop and Others The purpose for which he principally ih tended his book, as in his preface he spends a great many words to inform us, was for the use and instruction of children; who being, as it were, mere blank per, are ready indifferently for any 0 inion, or bad, tak' all upon credit; and t at it is in the power of e first comer to saint or devil upon them, which he. “Even so is the Libyan fable famed abroad: the eagle, pierced by the bow-sped shaft, looked at the feathered device, and said, “Thus, not by others, but by means of our own plumage, are we slain.”.


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Aesop's Fables for Children – Illustrated short stories with a moral List of Morals 1. Do not let anything turn you from your purpose. - THE WOLF AND THE KID 2. Foolish curiosity and vanity often lead to misfortune.

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