A long list of favorite books includes Animal Farm, Brave New World, The Wizard Of Oz, Aesop's Fables, and The Odyssey.
Even children are now taught, in despite of Aesop, that animals never spoke.
I wish to show you the statue of Kryloff, the Russian Aesop, as he is called.
This story is said by Hermippus to have been told by Pataikos, he who said that he had inherited the soul of Aesop.
Aesop proceeds, Thales seemed to imply that he should soon grow old.
My old friend Aesop, in particular, had failed so much that no one could be sorry he had retired; his voice gave way altogether.
At Aquila in 1493 an Aesop was produced, copied from the Naples edition of 1485.
These few facts are all that can be relied on with any degree of certainty, in reference to the birth, life, and death of Aesop.
The company applauded Aesop's wit, and good feeling was restored.
Phaedrus followed Aesop, but, as he affirms, not slavishly; i. prol.
Greek Aisopos, semi-legendary 6c. B.C.E. fablist.