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The Resource Mice, morals, & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables, [by] Christopher Wormell

Mice, morals, & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables, [by] Christopher Wormell

Label
Mice, morals, & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables
Title
Mice, morals, & monkey business
Title remainder
lively lessons from Aesop's Fables
Statement of responsibility
[by] Christopher Wormell
Title variation
Mice, morals, and monkey business
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colorful linoleum-block prints depict classic characters from Aesop's Fables. The prints illustrate a key moment in the story, highlighting the moral; while an appendix provides each tale in more detail
Member of
Cataloging source
ZPP
Dewey number
  • 395
  • 398.2452
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.2.W67
LC item number
Mic 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mice, morals, & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables, [by] Christopher Wormell
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The crow and the pitcher : necessity is the mother of invention -- The monkey and the camel : be yourself -- Belling the cat : it is easy to propose impossible solutions -- The dog and his reflection : don't give up the real thing for something imagined -- The lion and the three bulls : united we stand, divided we fall -- The wolf and the crane : when serving the wicked, expect no reward -- The frogs and the well : look before you leap -- The wolf in sheep's clothing : appearances can be deceptive -- The wild boar and the fox : be prepared -- The peacock and the crane : fine feathers don't make fine birds -- The crab and his mother : lead by example -- The flies and the honey pot : don't risk everything for a moment of pleasure -- The mischievous dog : notoriety is often mistaken for fame -- The tortoise and the eagle : be careful what you wish for -- The stag at the pool : we often despise what is most useful to us -- The ant and the grasshopper : prepare today for the needs of tomorrow -- The ass in the lion's skin : fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will reveal a fool -- The dolphins, the whales, and the sprat : some would rather fight than not -- The hare and the tortoise : slow and steady wins the race -- The fox and the grapes : it is easy to despise what you cannot get -- The lion and the mouse : little friends may prove great friends
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[64] p.
Isbn
9780762424047
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Blue cloth over boards, stamped in silver on spine with illustrated paper label on cover. Dark blue endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2006.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62208084
  • ucoclc62208084
Label
Mice, morals, & monkey business : lively lessons from Aesop's Fables, [by] Christopher Wormell
Publication
Contents
The crow and the pitcher : necessity is the mother of invention -- The monkey and the camel : be yourself -- Belling the cat : it is easy to propose impossible solutions -- The dog and his reflection : don't give up the real thing for something imagined -- The lion and the three bulls : united we stand, divided we fall -- The wolf and the crane : when serving the wicked, expect no reward -- The frogs and the well : look before you leap -- The wolf in sheep's clothing : appearances can be deceptive -- The wild boar and the fox : be prepared -- The peacock and the crane : fine feathers don't make fine birds -- The crab and his mother : lead by example -- The flies and the honey pot : don't risk everything for a moment of pleasure -- The mischievous dog : notoriety is often mistaken for fame -- The tortoise and the eagle : be careful what you wish for -- The stag at the pool : we often despise what is most useful to us -- The ant and the grasshopper : prepare today for the needs of tomorrow -- The ass in the lion's skin : fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will reveal a fool -- The dolphins, the whales, and the sprat : some would rather fight than not -- The hare and the tortoise : slow and steady wins the race -- The fox and the grapes : it is easy to despise what you cannot get -- The lion and the mouse : little friends may prove great friends
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
[64] p.
Isbn
9780762424047
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Blue cloth over boards, stamped in silver on spine with illustrated paper label on cover. Dark blue endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2006.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62208084
  • ucoclc62208084

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