The Book of Fables and Folk Stories

by Horace Elisha Scudder


Description:  A choice collection of old folk tales and fables, attractively arranged and illustrated. Between each of the longer tales appear several short fables, offering a varied reading experience for the young reader for whom it is intended.


Additional information:

Ages:  6-9
Length:  168 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2006
ISBN:  978-1-59915-127-4
Genres:  Literature, Literary Anthology

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Table of Contents

1. Little Red-Riding-Hood
2. The Goose That Laid Golden Eggs 
3. The Dog in the Manger 
4. The Fox and the Grapes 
5. Little One Eye, Little Two Eyes, Little Three Eyes 
6. The Wind and the Sun 
7. The Crow and the Pitcher 
8. The Boys and the Frogs 
9. A Country Fellow and the River 
10. Puss in Boots 
11. The Farmer's Sons 
12. The Lion and the Bear 
13. The Lion and the Mouse 
14. The Elves and the Shoemaker 
15. The Stag and the Lion 
16. The Star-Gazer 
17. The Fox and the Lion 
18. The Farmer and the Stork 
19. The Dog and the Wolf 
20. The Fox in the Well 
21. The Two Packs 
22. The Dog and His Image 
23. The Fox and the Stork 
24. The Spendthrift and the Swallow 
25. Jack and the Bean-Stalk 
26. The Frog and the Ox 
27. The Miller, His Son, and Their Ass 
28. Cinderella, or The Glass Slipper 

29. The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
30. The Arab and His Camel 
31. Tom Thumb 
32. The Tortoise and the Hare 
33. The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse 
34. The Gnat and the Bull 
35. The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood 
36. The Ant and the Grasshopper 
37. The Lion and the Fox 
38. Dick Whittington and His Cat 
39. The Cat, the Monkey, and the Chestnuts 
40. The Lark and Her Young Ones 
41. The Flies and the Pot of Honey 
42. Beauty and the Beast 
43. The Wolf and the Lamb 
44. The Travelers and the Bear 
45. The Tortoise and the Eagle 
46. The White Cat 
47. The Lion, the Ass, and the Fox 
48. The Jackdaw and the Doves 
49. The Four Bulls and the Lion 
50. The Country Maid and Her Milk-Pail 
51. The Cat, the Weasel, and the Young Rabbit 
52. The Traveling Musicians 
53. Belling the Cat 
54. The Wolf and the Crane 
55. The Wolf and the Shepherd 
56. The Frogs Ask for a King

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