Fantastic Fables

Fantastic Fables

ISBN 13:  9780486222257

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Author:  Ambrose Bierce
Format:  Paperback
No. of Pages:  116
Brand:  Dover Publications

244 short and pithy "fantastic fables", steeped in the irony and bitter wit of Ambrose Bierce. Combining personified animals and animalistic human subjects, this collection of sarcastic, odd and satirical fables remains in print from an original 1898 text. Fables include The Australian Grasshopper, A Needful War, The Dog and His Reflection, The Sagacious Rat and many more, including the collections Aesopus Emendatus and Old Saws with New Teeth.  

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