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Fables and tales for the ladies

Fables and tales for the ladies

To which are added, Miscellanies, by another hand.

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Published by printed for the proprietor: and sold by C. Hitch and L. Hawes; and H. Whitridge in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2722, no. 4.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[12],196p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17018346M

Fairy Tales and Fables Fables provided instructional reading for European children from the Middle Ages well into the nineteenth century. Fairy tales for children, on the other hand, were relative latecomers for child readers, appearing in the early eighteenth century but becoming popular only from the later eighteenth century onward. The Chinese Fairy Book. Notes: The Chinese Fairy Book contains 74 Chinese folktales, sorted into several categories. Author: Various. Editor: Dr. R. Wilhelm. Published: Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York. Nursery fairy tales. 's Words Part Flesh and Blood. Three Rhymsters. Greed for a Trifling Thing Led a.

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These tales (included in the author's book East Africa: Societies and Environments) come from Naomi Kipury's Oral Literature of the Maasai (Nairobi: East African Educational Publishers, ) and Kenyan Oral Narratives by K. Adagala and W. Kabira (Nairobi: East African Educational Publishers, ). They are but a small sample of the great. Aesop's Fables, or the Aesopica, is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and storyteller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between and BCE. Of diverse origins, the stories associated with his name have descended to modern times through a number of sources and continue to be reinterpreted in different verbal registers and in popular as well as artistic media.


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