The Resource Aesop : five centuries of illustrated fables, selected by John J. McKendry

Aesop : five centuries of illustrated fables, selected by John J. McKendry

Label
Aesop : five centuries of illustrated fables
Title
Aesop
Title remainder
five centuries of illustrated fables
Statement of responsibility
selected by John J. McKendry
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Basically, the fables are didactic tales. The reader is supposed either to emulate or to beware of the behavior of the actors when faced with a similar situation
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Aesop's fables.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PA3855.E5
  • PN6071.C5
LC item number
  • M27
  • A4m F64
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1887-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
  • McKendry, John J.
  • Moore, Marianne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fables, Greek
  • Fables, Greek
  • Fables
  • Folklore
  • Animals
  • Fables, Greek
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aesop : five centuries of illustrated fables, selected by John J. McKendry
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
The illus. are virtual facsims. of the original prints in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • translations adapted from William Caxton
  • The ass and the boar
  • The wolf and the lamb /
  • translations by William Barret
  • The eagle and the fox
  • The fly
  • The fox and the goat
  • The hares and the frogs
  • translations adapted from William Bullokar
  • The two crabs /
  • The fox and the grapes
  • translation by William Barret
  • The lion and the mouse /
  • translation by Sir Roger L'Estrange
  • The fox and the crane
  • The dog and the ox
  • translations by Thomas Philipott
  • The fox and the carved head
  • The swan and the stork /
  • translations by Sir Roger L'Estrange
  • The lioness and the fox
  • The ant and the grasshopper
  • translation by Samuel Croxall
  • The viper and the file
  • translation by Edmund Arwaker
  • The town mouse and the country mouse
  • translation by Robert Dodsley
  • The wolves and the sheep
  • translation by Robert Thomson
  • The crow and the pitcher
  • translation by Thomas Bewick
  • The stag and his antlers
  • The hart, the sheep, and the wolf
  • translation by Sir Brooke Boothby
  • The fox without a tail
  • translation by Walter Thornbury
  • The ape and the dolphin
  • translation by J.F. Byrne
  • The sick stag
  • translation by Elizur Wright, Jr.
  • The hare and the tortoise
  • The mice in council
  • translations by Thomas James
  • The dog and his shadow
  • The wolf in shepherd's clothing
  • translation by Elizur Wright, Jr.
  • The birds, the beasts, and the bat
  • The owl and the birds
  • translations by V.S. Vernon Jones
  • The wolf and the crane
  • translation by William E.C. Leonard
  • The camel and the driftwood
  • translation by Eunice Clark
  • The fox and the crow
  • The frogs who wanted a king
  • The jay in peacock's feathers
  • translations by Marianne Moore
  • The lion in love
  • (abridged)
  • translation by Eunice Clark
  • The cock and the pearl
  • translation by Marianne Moore
  • The lion and the horse
  • The rat, the frog, and the kite
  • The frog and the ox
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
95 pages
Lccn
64020409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
PML 151767
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)760725
Label
Aesop : five centuries of illustrated fables, selected by John J. McKendry
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
The illus. are virtual facsims. of the original prints in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • translations adapted from William Caxton
  • The ass and the boar
  • The wolf and the lamb /
  • translations by William Barret
  • The eagle and the fox
  • The fly
  • The fox and the goat
  • The hares and the frogs
  • translations adapted from William Bullokar
  • The two crabs /
  • The fox and the grapes
  • translation by William Barret
  • The lion and the mouse /
  • translation by Sir Roger L'Estrange
  • The fox and the crane
  • The dog and the ox
  • translations by Thomas Philipott
  • The fox and the carved head
  • The swan and the stork /
  • translations by Sir Roger L'Estrange
  • The lioness and the fox
  • The ant and the grasshopper
  • translation by Samuel Croxall
  • The viper and the file
  • translation by Edmund Arwaker
  • The town mouse and the country mouse
  • translation by Robert Dodsley
  • The wolves and the sheep
  • translation by Robert Thomson
  • The crow and the pitcher
  • translation by Thomas Bewick
  • The stag and his antlers
  • The hart, the sheep, and the wolf
  • translation by Sir Brooke Boothby
  • The fox without a tail
  • translation by Walter Thornbury
  • The ape and the dolphin
  • translation by J.F. Byrne
  • The sick stag
  • translation by Elizur Wright, Jr.
  • The hare and the tortoise
  • The mice in council
  • translations by Thomas James
  • The dog and his shadow
  • The wolf in shepherd's clothing
  • translation by Elizur Wright, Jr.
  • The birds, the beasts, and the bat
  • The owl and the birds
  • translations by V.S. Vernon Jones
  • The wolf and the crane
  • translation by William E.C. Leonard
  • The camel and the driftwood
  • translation by Eunice Clark
  • The fox and the crow
  • The frogs who wanted a king
  • The jay in peacock's feathers
  • translations by Marianne Moore
  • The lion in love
  • (abridged)
  • translation by Eunice Clark
  • The cock and the pearl
  • translation by Marianne Moore
  • The lion and the horse
  • The rat, the frog, and the kite
  • The frog and the ox
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
95 pages
Lccn
64020409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
PML 151767
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)760725

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