The Resource The fables of Avianus, translated by David R. Slavitt ; with a foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Neil Welliver

The fables of Avianus, translated by David R. Slavitt ; with a foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Neil Welliver

Label
The fables of Avianus
Title
The fables of Avianus
Statement of responsibility
translated by David R. Slavitt ; with a foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Neil Welliver
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Forty-two fables by Avianus show a world in flux in which humor and cunning provide the means of survival
Related
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avianus
Dewey number
873/.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA6225
LC item number
.E5 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slavitt, David R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fables, Latin
  • Animals
Label
The fables of Avianus, translated by David R. Slavitt ; with a foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Neil Welliver
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Avianus Reborn -- I. The Nurse and the Child -- II. The Tortoise and the Eagle -- III. The Crab and Its Mother -- IV. The Wind and the Sun -- V. The Donkey and the Lion's Skin -- VI. The Frog and the Fox -- VII. The Vain Dog -- VIII. Jupiter and the Camel -- IX. The Two Companions and the Bear -- X. The Bald Cavalier -- XI. The Two Jars -- XII. The Farmer and the Treasure -- XIII. The Bull and the Goat -- XIV. The Monkey -- XV. The Crane and the Peacock -- XVI. The Oak and the Reed -- XVII. The Hunter and the Tiger -- XVIII. The Four Oxen and the Lion -- XIX. The Pine and the Bramble Bush -- XX. The Fisherman and the Fish -- XXI. The Nest in the Wheat Field -- XXII. The Greedy Man and the Envious Man -- XXIII. The Shopkeeper and the Statue -- XXIV. The Hunter and the Lion -- XXV. The Boy and the Thief
Control code
ocm27810660
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 55 pages
Isbn
9780801846847
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93012828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)27810660
Label
The fables of Avianus, translated by David R. Slavitt ; with a foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Neil Welliver
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: Avianus Reborn -- I. The Nurse and the Child -- II. The Tortoise and the Eagle -- III. The Crab and Its Mother -- IV. The Wind and the Sun -- V. The Donkey and the Lion's Skin -- VI. The Frog and the Fox -- VII. The Vain Dog -- VIII. Jupiter and the Camel -- IX. The Two Companions and the Bear -- X. The Bald Cavalier -- XI. The Two Jars -- XII. The Farmer and the Treasure -- XIII. The Bull and the Goat -- XIV. The Monkey -- XV. The Crane and the Peacock -- XVI. The Oak and the Reed -- XVII. The Hunter and the Tiger -- XVIII. The Four Oxen and the Lion -- XIX. The Pine and the Bramble Bush -- XX. The Fisherman and the Fish -- XXI. The Nest in the Wheat Field -- XXII. The Greedy Man and the Envious Man -- XXIII. The Shopkeeper and the Statue -- XXIV. The Hunter and the Lion -- XXV. The Boy and the Thief
Control code
ocm27810660
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 55 pages
Isbn
9780801846847
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93012828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)27810660

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