AESOP'S FABLES Selected & Adapted by Louis Untermeyer (w/Jacket!) 1965
Aesop's Fables. Selected & Adapted by LOUIS UNTERMEYER, Illustrated by A. and M. PROVENSEN, Golden Press, New York, 1965.
A Giant Golden Book.
Forty fables with witty and animated illustrations by the award-winning artists.
A group of stories thought to have been written by Aesop, a Greek storyteller. The main characters in these stories are animals, and each story demonstrates a moral lesson. (See also “The Boy Who Cried Wolf,” “The Fox and the Grapes,” and “The Tortoise and the Hare.”)
Nice overall condition with a small light tear at the inside spine head. Secure binding and clean pages. Beautifully illustrated! The jacket is priced clipped at the bottom inside flap with a 2-1/2 inch bottom tear/a small chip and a smaller inch tear (piece of old tape residue), and a curled top edge. Just over 12 x 10-1/2 inch with 92 pages. Hardcover book. Second printing, 1966.