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    • One tile, "The Foxes and the Grapes 

      Unknown author (1880)
      This particular illustration has long been a fascination for me. Is it likely that three foxes together would jump for grapes that they could not get? And would they concoct the same explanation of why they did not achieve ...
    • One tile, "The Sow and the Wolf 

      Unknown author (1880)
      The design for this tile is apparently taken from the engraving done by Samuel Howitt—in fact page 14 of my copy of his 1811 A New Work of Animals Principally Designed from the Fables of Aesop, Gay, and Phaedrus. Though ...