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    • 3 Aesop's Fables Puzzles 

      Unknown author (1958)
      Each of three thirty-piece puzzles includes a printed fable as part of its picture: LM, TH, and FC. I knew there had to be some old picture puzzles out there, and this is the first that I found.
    • Aesop's Fables Picture Puzzle 

      Unknown author (1931)
      Three twelve-piece puzzles: GGE, "The Squealing Pig," and TH. The style of the pictures reminds me of Milo Winter's work. The puzzles are complete but slightly warped. What a great find!
    • City Mouse & Country Mouse 

      Unknown author (1996)
      The instructions and patterns are done carefully on twelve cards. Even I might be able to make these soft sculptures! The cards and materials come with an accompanying book.
    • Ed-U-Cards Junior Classics Picture Puzzle: "The Raven and the Swan. 

      Unknown author (1975)
      The picture is rather simple and static: a swan and raven face each other. The artist's signature seems to be either "Alihi" or "Aliki."
    • FC. "Aptitude Tested Puzzle of 20 Pieces. For Ages 4 to 8. 

      Unknown author (1958)
      Many of the pieces of this puzzle are identifiable objects. In fact, if you look in the illustration, you can find an automobile. I find it curious that now that I have finally found three picture puzzles of fables, two ...
    • Game fables or tales of LaFontaine put into action. 

      Unknown author (1815)
      This set includes a small oblong booklet with fifteen of La Fontaine's fables and a concluding set of as many pictures. These latter give the pattern for use of a postcard-sized background-board with several small pocket-like ...
    • Hare and Tortoise" game 

      Unknown author (2000)
      Here is an unopened race game with the cellophane wrap still intact. The bottom of the box announces proudly that in 1979, "Hare and Tortoise" was chosen as the first "Spiel des Jahres" winner. The hare on the cover features ...
    • Il gioco delle favole (The Fable Game) by Enzo Mari 

      Unknown author (1965)
      Six larger (slightly over 6" x 12") cards with all the figures from the second variant, now done with lively color. The cards again have traditional characters together, like the fox paired with both the crow and the stork ...
    • Il gioco delle favole (The Fable Game) by Enzo Mari 

      Unknown author (1965)
      Twelve interlocking cards often with traditional combinations of characters on the same card (FC, OF, TH, WL). Obverse and verso of each card are mirror-symmetrical.
    • Il gioco delle favole (The Fable Game) by Enzo Mari. Mantua: Corraini 

      Unknown author (1965)
      This latest edition seems identical with the Fourth Variant from 1985. Corraini did their first edition in 2004. This is their third impression from 2007. My, the price has gone up!
    • Japanese red tin toy steam locomotive 

      Unknown author (1957)
      Now this takes a prize! An Aesop locomotive! I gather that this toy comes from the era during which the Japanese were prone to put any symbol on any object and (re)produce it. "D-57" appears beneath the engineer's windows ...
    • La Cigale Et La Formi Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • La Cigale Et La Formi Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • La Grenouille Qui Veut Se Faire Aussi Grosse Boeuf Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • La Laitiere Et Le Pot Au Lait Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • La Laitiere Et Le Pot Au Lait Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • La Poule Aux Oeufs D'Or Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • Le Coq Et La Renard Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
    • Le Corbeau Et Le Renard Feve 

      Unknown author (1980)
      Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.