The Legendary Life and Fables of Aesop
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The Legendary Life and Fables of Aesop

by Mayvis Anthony, Mary Anne Miller, Grace Muscarella
     
 

The timeless fables of Aesop brought forward in time with a rare biography of the legendary Aesop himself, sometimes known as the "father of fables." Aesop's legendary life from a slave in 550 BCE to a famous ambassador and philosopher and to his untimely end in accordance with the Delphic oracle is mesmerizing and is truly a rare specimen of ancient fiction. With…  See more details below

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The timeless fables of Aesop brought forward in time with a rare biography of the legendary Aesop himself, sometimes known as the "father of fables." Aesop's legendary life from a slave in 550 BCE to a famous ambassador and philosopher and to his untimely end in accordance with the Delphic oracle is mesmerizing and is truly a rare specimen of ancient fiction. With illustrations that capture faithfully the life of Aesop and over a hundred fables with additional special black figure style illustrations, this book is a gem for all ages. Through this book, Aesop and his fables continue to live for a new generation just as they were treasured and passed down to us from our forefathers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780973926101
Publisher:
Mayant Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Pages:
130
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.37(d)

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