Aesop's Fables Reviews

  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    1001. Aesop’s Fables = The Aesopica, AesopusAesop'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 620...

  • James

    How often in life these little fables come up and we forget their original (or semi-original) source. Thousands of years old... parables told over and over again, then written down. What do they reall...

  • Sean Barrs

    Aesop wrote many intelligent fables in here, and some are real life lessons. One of the most famous, and also the one I take the most from, is The Hare and the Tortoise. We all know the story and the ...

  • Riku Sayuj

    AESOP'S ECHOES It is amazing how so many popular references and common senses are found here. Aesop finds his echoes throughout the high flying philosophers and through the earthy grandmothers, not...

  • Manny

    I was looking for a Christmas present for my nephew the other day when I noticed an edition of Aesop's Fables in Blackwells. I had a copy myself when I was a kid, and it was one of my favourite books....

  • Fabian

    I must admit that at this time some of these tales fell flat & are as antiquarian as... Carriages? Shepherds?But still, some of them are cynical enough to strike my fancy, and most of them end with a ...

  • Jason Koivu

    These moral lessons were my bible....when I wasn't made to learn my bible as a kid.The other day I realized I didn't know all of Aesop's Fables. Certainly I've read a few and heard many more, but I'd ...

  • Manny

    My colleague S, with whom I'm currently doing a project involving Italian, lent me this book so that I could improve my shaky grasp of her language. I was pleased to find that I could understand quite...

  • Fran

    This is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and storyteller believed to have lived in ancient Greece. These stories, while at times naive at times strange, filled many of my summers, I a...

  • Michael Finocchiaro

    The world of fables for the west really originated with the slave Aesop and this marvellous collection of stories. In France, La Fontaine would probably never have existed had Aesop not existed. The f...