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The fables of India.

by Joseph Gaer

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fables, Indic.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Randy Monk.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR305 .G25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6174256M
    LC Control Number55005184

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    This article is under construction. The following is a complete pictorial list of the characters in the Fables comic series. They are grouped by families or groups and roughly in order of first appearances. A character with an "Unknown" status was alive when last seen, but was injured, lost, or unsecured since., A character with a "Resurrected" status died at some point, but was later brought.   Like the Greeks, the people of India had their own moralistic writer, Pandit Vishnu Sharma. The sage from the third century B.C. allegedly authored a collection of tales known as the Panchatantra. Though the original version is lost to history, the current form stays true to spirit and was likely compiled sometime between the fourth and sixth.

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