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Aesop's Fables

Definition of the noun aesop's fables

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  1. a collection of fables believed to have been written by the Greek storyteller Aesop


"Aesop's Fables" a.k.a. "Aesop's Fables: The Smothers Brothers Way": Aesop's Fables: The Smothers Brothers Way was the seventh comedy album by the Smothers Brothers. It reached number 57 on the Billboard Pop Albums chart. Seven of Aesop's more famous stories and morals are related in this album. The songs were written by John McCarthy.


  1. "Aesop's Fables": Aesop's Fables or the Aesopica is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and story-teller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE. Of diverse origins, the stories associated with Aesop's name have descended to modern times through a number of sources. They continue to be reinterpreted in different verbal registers and in popular as well as artistic mediums.
    • also known as "Fables", "Fábulas de Esopo: reproduccioón en facsimile de la primera edición de 1789: publícala la Real Academia Española", [Aisōpeiōn mythōn synagḡe (romanized form)] =, Fables
    • language: Ancient Greek
    • characters:
      • The Hare
      • The Tortoise
      • The Sun
      • The North Wind
      • The Honest Woodcutter
    • genres: Anthology, Fiction
    • copyright: 2004-07-30
  2. "Aesop's fables" is a book by Babrius.
  3. "Aesop's fables" is a book by Ernest Rhys.
    • also known as "Aesop's fables: an anthology of the fabulists of all countries"
  4. "Aesop's fables" is a book by H. Steers.
    • also known as "Aesop's fables: new versified, from the best English editions. In three parts"


  1. Aesop's Fables: The Aesop's Fables are a series of animated short subjects, created by American cartoonist Paul Terry. Terry came upon the inspiration for the series by young actor-turned-writer Howard Estabrook, who suggested making a series of cartoons based on Aesop's Fables. Although Terry later claimed he had never heard of Aesop, he felt that Estabrook's idea was something worthwhile. Terry immediately began to set up a new studio called Fables Studios, Inc. and received backing from the Keith-Albee Theatre circuit.
  2. Aesop's Fables: V. S. Vernon Jones' translation of the book, Aesop's Fables.

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Small photo of GREECE - CIRCA 1987: A stamp printed in Greece from the "Aesop's Fables" issue shows "The Fox and the Grapes", circa 1987.Small photo of GREECE - CIRCA 1987: Postage stamp printed in Greece with cartoon image of an ass in a lion skin with a fox, to commemorate Aesop's Fables.Small photo of GREECE - CIRCA 1987: A stamp printed in Greece from the "Aesop's Fables" issue shows "The Ass in a Lion's Skin and the Fox", circa 1987.Small photo of GREECE - CIRCA 1987: Postage stamps printed in Greece, shows Aesop's fables, Woodcutter and Hermes, circa 1987 More...

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Sign Language Aesop's Fables: The Raven and the Fox

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