The Talking Beasts eBook

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THE FABLES OF AESOP1
The Wolf and the Lamb1
Aesop and His Fellow Servants1
The Kite and the Pigeons2
The Ant and the Fly2
The Frog Who Wished to Be as Big as an Ox2
The Cat and the Mice3
The Cock and the Jewel3
The Man and the Lion3
The Discontented Ass3
The Boasting Traveller4
The Lion and the Mouse4
The Swallow and Other Birds4
The Fox and the Crow5
The Dog and His Shadow5
The Ass and His Master5
The Wolf and the Crane5
The Hares and the Frogs6
The Invalid Lion6
The Travellers and the Bear6
The Fox Without a Tail7
The Crab and Its Mother7
The Jackdaw with Borrowed Plumes7
The Farmer and His Dog7
The Fox and the Countryman7
Belling the Cat8
The Old Woman and Her Maids8
The Dog in the Manger8
The Old Man and His Sons8
Hercules and the Wagoner9
The Goose with the Golden Eggs9
The Frogs Desiring a King9
The Porcupine and the Snakes10
The Lark and Her Young Ones10
The Fox and the Stork10
The Gnat and the Bull11
The Deer and the Lion11
The Fox and the Grapes11
The Farmer and the Stork12
The Hare and the Tortoise12
The Old Woman and the Doctor12
The Boy and the Wolf13
The Blackamoor13
The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing13
The Two Travellers13
The Fox in the Well13
The Hen and the Fox14
The Ass and His Shadow14
The Ass in the Lion’s Skin14
The Wolf and the Sheep14
Jupiter’s Two Wallets14
The Satyr and the Traveller15
The Two Travellers and the Oyster15
The Young Mouse, the Cock, and the Cat15
The Wolf and the Mastiff16
The Tail of the Serpent16
The Falcon and the Capon17
The Crow and the Pitcher17
The Eagle and the Owl17
The Buffoon and the Countryman17
The Old Man, His Son, and the Ass18
The Lion, the Bear, the Monkey, and the Fox18
The Wolf and the Lamb19
The Chameleon19
The Eagle, the Jackdaw, and the Magpie20
The Boy and the Filberts20
The Passenger and the Pilot20
The Dog and the Crocodile21
A Matter of Arbitration21
The Crow and the Mussel21
The Ass and His Purchaser22
A Country Fellow and the River22
The Playful Ass22
The Boys and the Frogs22
The Camel and His Master22
The Flies and the Honey-pot23
The Spectacles23
The Bear and the Fowls24
THE FABLES OF BIDPAI24
The Snake and the Sparrows24
The Geese and the Tortoise25
The Sagacious Snake26
The Old Woman’s Cat27
The Young Tiger29
The Fox and the Drum31
The Sparrows and the Falcon31
The Hermit, the Thief, and the Demon33
The King and the Hawk34
The Mouse and the Frog35
The Crow and the Partridge36
FABLES FROM THE HITOPADESA37
FABLES FROM THE HITOPADESA37
The Jackal and the Cat38
The Greedy Jackal39
The Elephant and the Jackal40
The Lion, the Mouse, and the Cat41
The Poor Woman and the Bell41
The Lion and the Rabbit42
The Birds and the Monkeys42
The Rabbits and the Elephants43
The Blue Jackal44
The Mouse Who Became a Tiger45
The Brahmin and the Goat46
FABLES FROM INDIA46
F. MAX MULLER46
The Fox in the Well47
The Fawn and the Little Tiger48
The Fox and the Villagers48
Tinsel and Lightning48
The Glow-worm and the Daw49
The Lion and the Gadfly49
The Sunling50
The Despot and the Wag50
The Crane and the Fool50
The Lion and the Goat51
The Man and His Piece of Cloth51
The Tiger, the Fox, and the Hunters52
The Hare and the Pig52
The Peacock and the Fox53
The Tiger and the Giraffe53
The Man of Luck and the Man of Pluck54
The Fox and the Crabs54
The Camel and the Pig55
MALAYAN FABLES55
MALAYAN FABLES55
The Mouse-deer’s Shipwreck56
The Tiger Gets His Deserts57
The Tune That Makes the Tiger Drowsy58
The Tiger and the Shadow58
The King-crow and the Water-snail58
The Elephant Has a Bet with the Tiger59
MOORISH FABLES61
The Wren62
Mule, Jackal, and Lion62
AFRICAN FABLES63
The Stork and the Toad65
The Rat and the Toad66
The Lion and the Wild Dog68
How Sense Was Distributed70
What Employment Our Lord Gave to Insects71
Man and Turtle73
Nianga Dia Ngenga and Leopard74
Leopard and the Other Animals75
Elephant and Frog75
Dog and the Kingship75
The Builder of Ability and the Builder of Haste76
FABLES FROM KRILOF76
The Education of the Lion76
The Pebble and the Diamond77
The Pike and the Cat78
Trishka’s Caftan78
The Elephant as Governor78
The Quartette79
Demian’s Fish Soup80
The Wolf and Its Cub80
The Pike81
The Cuckoo and the Eagle81
The Peasant and the Sheep81
The Elephant in Favour82
The Sword-blade82
The Cuckoo and the Turtle-dove83
The Peasant and the Horse83
The Wolf and the Cat84
The Eagle and the Mole84
The Spider and the Bee85
The Cuckoo and the Cock85
The Peasant and the Robber86
FABLES FROM THE CHINESE86
FABLES PROM THE CHINESE86
The Proud Chicken88
The Hen and the Chinese Mountain Turtle89
The Proud Fox and the Crab91
The Mule and the Lion92
The Lion and the Mosquitoes93
FABLES OF LA FONTAINE*95
FABLES FROM THE SPANISH120
THE END134
INDEX OF TITLES134
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