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Aesop's Fables or the Aesopica are a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE.



Apollonius of Tyana, a 1st century CE philosopher, is recorded as having said about Aesop:



"... like those who dine well off the plainest dishes, he made use of humble incidents to teach great truths, and after serving up a story he adds to it the advice to do a thing or not to do it. Then, too, he was really more attached to truth than the poets are; for the latter do violence to their own stories in order to make them probable; but he by announcing a story which everyone knows not to be true, told the truth by the very fact that he did not claim to be relating real events."

—Philostratus, Life of Apollonius of Tyana, Book V:14

GENRE
Young Adult
RELEASED
2012
April 17
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
1
Page
PUBLISHER
Lulu.com
SELLER
Lulu Enterprises, Inc.
SIZE
1.7
MB

Customer Reviews

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Bad illustrations and translation

The title says it all... Many of the illustrations look like clip art and the new translation has various grammatical errors. The free version reads much better than this one. Save your money and find a better version.

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