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 Dolphins The Whales And The Gudgeon

Author: Aesop
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141398442
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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 ...

A Brief Guide To The Greek Myths

Author: Stephen P. Kershaw
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472107543
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... 1999 Hesiod: Dorothea Wender,Hesiod and Theognis, Penguin Classics,1973
The Homeric Hymns: J.Cashford, The Homeric Hymns, Penguin Classics, 2003
Aesop: O.and R. Temple, Aesop: The Complete Fables, Penguin Classics, 1998
Pindar:R. Lattimore, The Odesof Pindar, 2ndedn, University of Chicago Press,
1976 Herodotos: A. deSélincourt, Herodotus: The Histories, Penguin Classics,
rev. edn, 1972 Aiskhylos: R. Fagles, Aeschylus, the Oresteia, Penguin Classics,
rev.edn ...

La Fontaine

Author: Jean de La Fontaine
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780140443769
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Classic of French literature, brilliantly translated into English, features witty interpretations of 70 of Aesop's immortal Fables: "The Grasshopper and the Ant," "The Town Rat and the Country Rat," "The Fox and the Grapes," "The Hare and ...

Aesop S Fables

Author: Aesop
Publisher: Collector's Library
ISBN: 9781904919810
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Aesop, The Complete Fables, translated by Robert and Olivia Temple, Penguin
Classics, 1998 Jean de la Fontaine, Selected Fables, translated by James Michie
, Penguin Classics, 1982. Biographical. Note. Although the three hundred fables
in this collection are attributed to Aesop, and his name is synonymous with the
form, it seems unlikely he was anything more than a legendary figure. While
some historical accounts maintain he was a slave with a prodigious talent for
storytelling ...

Complete Poems

Author: Marianne Moore
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101127473
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“Teems with sharp observation, profound moral insight, high satiric wit, and all manner of aesthetic delight.” –The New York Times book Review This definitive edition brings together all the works that Pulitzer Prize-winning Marianne ...

New Seasons Literature Reader 4 2 E

Author: Mukherjee
Publisher: Pearson Education India
ISBN: 9788177586312
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3. a bright flash of light 4. took pity on 5. plunged headlong 6. absolutely
delighted Suggested reading: • Aesop: The Complete FablesPenguin Classics
• Jataka Tales • A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L Frank Baum Aesop is believed to
have lived in the middle of the 6th century 3.C., and is said to have spent most of
his life on the Greek island of Samos. He has been described as a brilliant
storyteller, and his fables were recorded in Greek manuscripts. Many authors
have adapted his ...