- c620–c560 b.c., Greek writer of fables.
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Contemporary Examples of aesop
A long list of favorite books includes Animal Farm, Brave New World, The Wizard Of Oz, Aesop's Fables, and The Odyssey.Gabrielle Giffords' Gunman: Jared Lee Loughner
January 8, 2011
Historical Examples of aesop
Seven centuries elapsed before the next notice is found of the Fables of Aesop.Aesop's Fables
There is even reason to believe that Aesop is himself a Fable.Fables in Rhyme for Little Folks
Jean de La Fontaine
I wish to show you the statue of Kryloff, the Russian Aesop, as he is called.Fred Markham in Russia
W. H. G. Kingston
Phaedrus followed Aesop, but, as he affirms, not slavishly; i. prol.The Student's Companion to Latin Authors
Aesop proceeds, Thales seemed to imply that he should soon grow old.Essays and Miscellanies
- ?620–564 bc, Greek author of fables in which animals are given human characters and used to satirize human failings
Word Origin and History for aesop
Greek Aisopos, semi-legendary 6c. B.C.E. fablist.