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1 Aesop and selected & edited by Harris, Laura Aesop's Fables
Garden City, NY Garden City Books 1954 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Palazzo, Tony 
91 pp, [2], glossy blu-brown-yel-red color illustrated boards w/blu spine and black lettering, color illustrated endpapers of various animals. A collection of forty-five fables, from The Fox and the Grapes, The Quack Frog, The Stag at the Pool, The Gnat and the Bull, The Vain Jackdaw, Golden Eggs, The Lark and the Farmer, the Hare and the Hound and many more. A fable is the kind of story that show us what happens as a result of foolish, greedy, selfish, or vain actions. The "people" in the fable are animals who talk and think and act very much the way humans do. prev owner's bookplate on the ffep, bumped by spine on back page. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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2 Aesop and translated by Jones, V. S. Vernon w/intro by Chesterton, G. K. Aesop's Fables
New York, NY Avenel Books 0517171988 / 9780517171981 26th Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Rackham, Arthur 
224 pp, black boards w/gilt lettering, twelve color illustrations and fifty-four black-and-white illustrations. The book is a facsimile of the 1912 edition. Collection of short stories that teach about morals. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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3 Aesop Aesop's Fables
Boston, MA Halford Sauce Co. 1897 Reprint Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket Van Sichem, Carl 
Soft Cover w/staples. Very Good/No Jacket. Reprint. 24mo - over 5" - 6" Tall. 32 pp, tan SC wraps w/black lettering. The booklet was advertisement for Halford Table Sauces and contain full translation of the Greek and Latin edition of Aesop's fables, published at Amsterdam, Holland in the year 1659. The illustrations are from the hands of Carl van Sichem, a celebrated engraver who flourished in the seventeenth century. The booklet contains 24 fables. slight tanning of pages. 
Price: 165.75 USD
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4 Aesop Aesop's Fables #706
New York, NY Wonder Books, Inc. 1958 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket Seiden, Art 
unpaginated, glossy yel-red boards w/color pictorial front. Collection of eleven of Aesop's fables w/lesson at end of each fable. They include: The Fox and The Crow, The Milkmaid & her Pail, The ant and the grasshopper, the hare & the tortoise and others. exterior hinge starting to crack. 
Price: 11.01 USD
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5 Aesop & Leaf, Anne Sellers Aesop's Fables #819:100
Chicago, IL Rand McNally & Company 1959 'C' Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Leaf, Anne Sellers 
unpaginated, glossy wht-blu dj w/color illustrated front panel and endpapers. A Rand McNally Giant Book. A collection of the following twelve short tales, each with a moral: The Fox and The Grapes, The Boys and The Frogs, The Ants and The Grasshopper, The Fox and the Goat, The Dog and his Reflection, The Shepherd Boy and The Wolf, The Cat The Cock and The Young Mouse, The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing, The Lion and The Mouse, The Hare and The Tortoise, The Goose and The Golden Egg, and The North Wind and The Sun. The book has the 30-90 code on the rear pastedown. prev owner wrote on the title page as a gift in Dec 1960. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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6 Aesop and Yolen, Jane, Illustrated by Barbour, Karen SIP OF AESOP
New York, NY: The Blue Sky Press, 1995 
Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1st Edition. 4to (11-13 Inches tall). unpaginated, quarterbound w/purple boards w/wht cloth covered spine, glossy purple dj w/pnk-green-blu-yel-orange color illustrated front & back. Retells, in verse, thirteen fabrics from the Greek slave, Aesop, including "The Hare and The Tortoise," "The BOy Who Cried Wolf," and "The Fox and the Stork." small tear at the top of the dj spine. dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 20.83 USD
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7 Aesop The Aesop for Children
New York, NY Checkerboard Press 'E' Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Winter, Milo 
96 pp, glossy orange-black papercovered boards. 126 stories from Aesop tales. prev owner's wrote on ffep, 
Price: 21.21 USD
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8 Aesop & translated by Gregory, Patrick and Justina, and selected by Levine, David The Fables of Aesop : The Greek Slave whose stories are told around the World
Boston, MA Gambit 1984 0876450745 / 9780876450741 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Devine, David 
ix, 103 pp, black cloth covered boards w/orange title block on front & spine w/gilt lettering, dj wht w/orange-black lettering w/illustrated front panel & photo of author on back panel. David Levine has chosen fifty of his favorite fables from Aesop to illustrate each with a full-page drawing accompanied by fifty additonal fables. spine sunned, small chips at top & bottom of the spine. 
Price: 18.28 USD
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9 Aesop & translated by Gregory, Patrick and Justina, and selected by Levine, David The Fables of Aesop : The Greek Slave Whose Stories are Told Around the World
Boston, MA Gambit 1975 0876450745 / 9780876450741 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Fair Levine, David 
ix, 103 pp, black cloth covered boards w/orange title blocks w/brown lettering, dj tan w/black lettering on spine w/black-and-white illustrated front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The author chose fifty of his favorite fables and illustrated them and added another fifty to accompany those that were illustrated. fore edge some foxing, dj chipped at top & bottom of the spine & along bottom edge of the back panel, numerous small holes on the dj flap on inside. 
Price: 14.88 USD
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