The Complete Fables

Author: Aesop
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141915781
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Aesop was probably a prisoner of war, sold into slavery in the early sixth century BC, who represented his masters in court and negotiations, and relied on animal stories to put across his key points.

The Pancatantra

Author: Visnu Sarma
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0140455663
Size: 60.76 MB
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Since first leaving India before AD 570, the Pancatantra has been widely translated and has influenced a cast number of works in India, the Arab world and Europe, including the Arabian Nights, the Canterbury Tales and the Fables of La ...

Tales From The Thousand And One Nights

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141906928
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The tales told by Shahrazad over a thousand and one nights to delay her execution by the vengeful King Shahriyar have become among the most popular in both Eastern and Western literature.

The Complete Cosmicomics

Author: Italo Calvino
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544231937
Size: 44.45 MB
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There’s no way I — or anyone, really — can muster enough of them to quite capture the magic of these stories . . . Read this book, please.” — Colin Dwyer, NPR

Spiritual Verses

Author: The Jalaluddin Rumi
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141936991
Size: 28.74 MB
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Begun in 1262 AD, Masnavi-ye Ma ‘navi, or ‘spiritual couplets', is thought to be the longest single-authored ‘mystical’ poem ever written.

The Story Of Hong Gildong

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Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698406613
Size: 80.66 MB
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A new, definitive translation of the quintessential Korean classic: the Robin Hood story of a magical boy who joins a group of robber bandits and becomes a king *Selected as a Best Book of the Year by NPR and The Washington Post* The Story ...

The Good Person Of Szechwan

Author: Bertolt Brecht
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 147253817X
Size: 53.77 MB
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This Student Edition features an extensive introduction and commentary that includes a plot summary, discussion of the context, themes, characters, style and language as well as questions for further study and notes on words and phrases in ...

The Fox And The Star

Author: Coralie Bickford-Smith
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101992085
Size: 76.86 MB
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From the award-winning designer of the iconic Penguin Hardcover Classics comes a beautifully illustrated fable about loss, friendship, and courage The Fox and the Star is the story of a friendship between a lonely Fox and the Star who ...

The Dolphins The Whales And The Gudgeon

Author: Aesop
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141398442
Size: 45.32 MB
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Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions Aesop is believed to have lived in 6th century BC. Aesop's The Complete Fables is available ...