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Fables

LOBEL, ARNOLD

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ISBN 10: 0060239735 / ISBN 13: 9780060239732
Published by Harper & Row, U.S.A., 1980
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Blue cloth boards with gilt lettered spine, a few scuffs but otherwise a very good copy in a price clipped dust jacket with light edge-wear. Bookseller Inventory # 23598

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Title: Fables

Publisher: Harper & Row, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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Winner of the Caldecott Medal

A pig flying through marshmallow clouds? A camel pirouetting through the desert? Where else could a reader find such marvelous things but in a fable? From the author-illustrator behind beloved Frog and Toad, Arnold Lobel, comes a collection of humorous, silly fables that will delight readers young and old.

“The most remarkable of the author-illustrator’s 60-plus bestselling award winners.” —Publishers Weekly

“There is enough cheerful nonsense in Mr. Lobel’s fables to endear any child listener.” —The New York Times

“Lobel has come up with a magical addition to an ancient genre of storytelling.” —Newsweek

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'Short, original fables with fresh, unexpected morals poke subtle fun at human foibles through the antics of animals. . . . The droll illustrations, with tones blended to luminescent shading, are complete and humorous themselves.' -- Association of Library Service to Children, ALA.

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