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Aesop's fables.
Additional Title(s):
Aesop's fables. English. Selections.
[S. l. : s. n., ca. 1750]
Physical Description:
24 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA3855 E5 1750
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Cover title.
Each fable is accompanied by a remark.
Bookseller suggests date of ca. 1750.
Subject Terms:
Aesop -- Translations into English.
Chapbooks, English -- Early works to 1800.
Fables, English -- Translations from Greek.
Fables, Greek -- Translations into English.
Woodcut -- Specimens -- [ca. 1750].

  • A fox and a sick lion
  • The stag and the vine
  • The crane and the geese
  • A trumpeter taken prisoner
  • The husbandman and stork --The wasp and the partridges
  • A daw and pigeons
  • The fox and snake
  • The cough and swallow
  • A father and his sons
  • The fox that had left his tail
  • The fox and huntsmen
  • The fox and bramble.

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