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The Fables of Phaedrus
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Phaedrus
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-07 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Animal fables are said to have originated with Aesop, a semilegendary Samian slave, but the earliest surviving record of the fables comes from the Latin poet Phaedrus, who introduced the new genre to Latin literature. This verse translation of The Fables is the first in English in more than two
The Fables of Phaedrus
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Phaedrus
Categories: Fables
Type: BOOK - Published: 1745 - Publisher:

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Delphi Complete Fables of Phaedrus (Illustrated)
Language: en
Pages: 1214
Authors: Gaius Julius Phaedrus
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-19 - Publisher: Delphi Classics

The first century fabulist Gaius Julius Phaedrus was the first recorded versifier of Aesop’s fables into Latin, retold in a loose iambic metre. They are composed in a lively terse and simple Latin verse, with some elaborate style, serving as excellent model for students of the language. They were written
The Fables of Phaedrus
Language: en
Pages: 44
Authors: Robinson Ellis
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08 - Publisher: CUP Archive

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A Poetical Version of the Fables of Phaedrus
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Phaedrus, Frederick Toller
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1854 - Publisher:

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