Fables

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These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables – the fox and the grapes, the dog in the manger, the wolf in sheep’s clothing and many others – have entered the languages and idioms of most European tongues.

ISBN: 9781853261282 Author: Aesop, Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Publication Date: 6th September 1995 Imprint: Wordsworth Editions Cover: Paperback Dewey: 888.0108 (edition:20) Pages: 223 Readership: Children - juvenile / Code: J Category: Subject:

Aesop’s celebrated collection of fables has always been popular with both adults and children. These simple tales embody truths so powerful, the titles of the individual fables – the fox and the grapes, the dog in the manger, the wolf in sheep’s clothing and many others – have entered the languages and idioms of most European tongues.

This edition is beautifully illustrated in black and white by the great Arthur Rackham, and has an introduction by G.K. Chesterton.

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