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Fables (1980)


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Kids' Folk & Fairy TalesE/FOLKTALES/WORLD/LOBAvailable
Published: [New York] : Harper & Row, c1980
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  40 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0060239735, 0060239743 (lib. bdg.) :, 0064430464 (pbk.),
Language:  English

Winner of the 1981 Caldecott Medal

Twenty original fables about an array of animal characters from crocodile to ostrich


The crocodile in the bedroom -- The ducks and the fox -- King Lion and the beetle -- The lobster and the crab -- The hen and the apple tree -- The Baboon's umbrella -- The frogs at the rainbows end -- The Bear and the crow -- The cat and his visions -- The ostrich in love -- The camel dances -- The poor old dog -- Madame Rhinoceros and her dress -- The bad kangaroo -- The Pig at the candy store -- The Elephant and his son -- The pelican and the crane -- The young rooster -- The hippopotamus at diner -- The mouse at the seashore

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