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Nov 03, 1992
| ISBN 9780679417903
Aug 20, 2014
| ISBN 9780804153843
| 7-9 years
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Nov 03, 1992 | ISBN 9780679417903
Aug 20, 2014 | ISBN 9780804153843 | 7-9 years
Aesop is said to have lived in the sixth century B.C., a slave on the Greek island of Samos. The eternally entertaining tales attributed to him–in which the fates of sly foxes, wicked wolves, industrious ants, and others, suggest what our own behaviors should (or should not) be–have been universal "best-sellers" since before L’Estrange’s definitive 1692 English translation. Gooden’s superb engravings were first published in 1936 in a limited edition.
Aesop (6th century BC), is believed to have been a Greek slave on the island of Samos and, according to Herodotus and other classical writers, he was killed by the people of Delphi, who threw him off a rock after… More about Aesop
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