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    • Bájky 

      Blaha, Richard; Krylov, Ivan Andreevich; Lenko, Július (Mladé Letá. Bratislava, 1959)
      From a Russian original published by Detgiz in Moskow in 1953. The T of C on 80-81 shows forty fables here. There is at least one lovely colored illustration for each fable and perhaps almost one per page. A number of ...
    • The Cicada and the Ant (Russian) 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich; Nikolʹskiĭ, G (State Publishing House for Children's Literature. Moscow, 1960)
      This 16-page pamphlet for children contains Krylov's poetry for five fables: GA, The Monkey and the Spectacles, The Elephant and the Dog, FC, and FG. That is a great selection if one is allowed just five fables. Perhaps ...
    • Elephant and Pug: Fables (Russian) 

      Gorokhovskiĭ, Ėduard; Krylov, Ivan Andreevich (Detsckar LiteraturaDetskai͡a Literatura. MoscowMoskva, 1983)
      Some 28 fables are here given two pages each. A large illustration shares space with the fable's title, and there is a continuation or echo on the right page with the text. There are some of the best Krylov illustrations ...
    • The Elephant and the Pug Dog: Fables (Russian) 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich; Laptev, A (Gos. izd-vo detskoĭ lit-ry Ministerstva prosveshchenii͡a RSFSRState Publishing House of Children's Literature. MoscowMoskva, 1959)
      This 16-page pamphlet for children contains Krylov's poetry for six fables: The Elephant and the Dog; The Swan, the Pike, and the Crab; The Monkey and the Spectacles; The Monkey and the Mirror; FC; Quartet. If one is ...
    • I. A. Krylov Basni 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich; Trzhemet͡skiĭ, Boris (Drofa Pli͡usDrofa Plyus. MoskowMoskva, 2004)
      The first thing to strike one picking up this well-constructed children's book is the glossy appliques on the green cover, with a fox, crow, and cheese highlighted at the center, and four colored circles aligning this ...
    • I. A. Krylov Basni 

      No Author (Astrel Publishing. Moskow, 2004)
      This is a simple large-format unpaginated book of fables for children. The pages are fully covered, and the animals very lively. Each of nineteen fables receives a two-page spread. Enjoy the huge pack of fruits that the ...
    • I. A. Krylov Basni 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich (Gerion Publishing. Saint PetersburgSankt-Peterburg, 2003)
      This is a simple small-format book of fables for children. As the T of C on 7 makes clear, there are twenty fables on 52 pages. Do the endpapers depict the Saint Petersburg of Krylov's day? Each fable gets from one to ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Basni 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich; Petelina, Irina ("ĖKSMO"Eksmo. MoscowMoskva, 2005)
      This is a very pleasant contemporary rendition of Krylov. The artistic style combines contemporary sensibility with traditional Russian approaches. Thus the fox addressing the crow with cheese in its beak -- and a babuschka ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Basni (Russian) 

      Krylov, Ivan Andreevich (Biblioteca Myrselki: Litographia KommunistLitografii͡a "Kommunist". Tallinn, 1945)
      I am amazed to find a publication from Russia in 1945. My sense has been that they were hardly eating, much less publishing fable books! This is a lovely pamphlet, about 4 x 5 3/4, with twelve pages. On the multi-colored ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Basni (Selected Fables) 

      No Author (Narodna Prosveta. Sofia, Bulgaria, 1951)
      This book is worth the high price I paid for it. It works generally in four-page or six-page units. The first right-hand page has a title, small design, and visual artist's name. The verso of that page is a full-page ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Basni: Monkey and Spectacles; Elephant and Pug; Wolf and Fox (Russian) 

      Krylov, I.A. (Adonis. Moscow, 2014)
      This pamphlet comes from a series of eight, four "Skasky" and four "Basni" or fables. "Monkey and Spectacles" features an older woman monkey who knows not what to do with her glasses at home or out in the fields. The ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Basni: Swan, Pike, and Crab; Fox and Grapes; Ass and Nightingale; Monkey and Mirror (Russian 

      Krylov, I.A. (Adonis. Moscow, 2014)
      This pamphlet comes from a series of eight, four "Skasky" and four "Basni" or fables. The pike wears a captain's hat as he swims in his direction. The fox reaching for grapes is in a fiery red dress. The nightingale ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Quartet (Russian) 

      No Author (Altey. Moscow, 2011)
      This is one of five books in a series of Tales done recently by Altey. Three seem to fall outside the realm of fables. These are children's pamphlets of 12 pages, 6¼ x 9. This pamphlet contains five fables: The Cock and ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Quartet (Russian) 

      No Author (Altey. Moscow, 2011)
      Here is an extra copy of this pamphlet. Again, I had to buy all five pamphlets to get the two pamphlets that contain fables. This is one of five books in a series of Tales done recently by Altey. Three seem to fall ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Vorona u Licisa (Fox and Crow) 

      No Author (Altey. Moscow, 2011)
      This is one of five books in a series of Tales done recently by Altey. Three seem to fall outside the realm of fables. These are children's pamphlets of 12 pages, 6¼ x 9. This pamphlet contains five fables: FC; WC; FG; ...
    • I.A. Krylov: Vorona u Licisa (Fox and Crow) 

      No Author (Altey. Moscow, 2011)
      Here is an extra copy of this pamphlet. Again, I had to buy all five pamphlets to get the two pamphlets that contain fables. This is one of five books in a series of Tales done recently by Altey. Three seem to fall ...