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dc.contributor.authorAesopen_US
dc.contributor.authorBrown, Stephanie Gwynen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorIllustrated and interpreted by Stephanie Gwyn Brownen_US
dc.date.accessioned2016-01-25T19:13:02Z
dc.date.available2016-01-25T19:13:02Z
dc.date.issued2003en_US
dc.identifier.isbn1582460876en_US
dc.identifier.other4573 (Access ID)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/80231
dc.description.abstractHere is a delightful, eclectic problem-solving approach to the time honored fable of CP. One pair of pages about ten pages into the work will give a sample idea. The point is well stated in the few words of text: After several attempts, he gave up in despair. Four pictures show the crow banging his beak against the pitcher, trying to kick it over, trying to squeeze into its mouth legs first, and finally sitting against it exhausted. Each of the three attempts is illustrated in a little cloud nearby showing him, respectively, as a kind of woodpecker, as a karate expert, and as a deep sea diver. Closer inspection shows that the spread is divided into four sections fanning out from the bottom center. Each section has a determination meter that traces his dropping energy. The eclectic art throws in blueprints and charts along the way. The pitcher is consistently a blue-and-white of a different dimensionality and style from its surroundings. A thirst-o-meter, an ambient thermometer, and a pebble indicator track developments. Two pages near the end complete the story by noting the result (and saved his life) and the key elements (necessity, perseverance, and invention). Two further pages outline the scientific method in six steps according to Crow. I had not known that this press is right here in Berkeley.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityIllustrated and interpreted by Stephanie Gwyn Brownen_US
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherTricycle Pressen_US
dc.subject.lccPZ8.2.B75 Cr 2003en_US
dc.titleProfessor Aesop's The Crow and the Pitcheren_US
dc.typeBook, Whole
dc.publisher.locationBerkeley/Torontoen_US
dc.url.link1http://creighton-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?fn=search&ct=search&initialSearch=true&mode=Basic&tab=default_tab&indx=1&dum=true&srt=rank&vid=01CRU&frbg=&tb=t&vl%28freeText0%29=991004096779702656&scp.scps=scope%3A%2801CRU%29%2Cscope%3A%2801CRU_ALMA
dc.acquired.locationTitle Wave Books, Albuquerque, NM, through ABEen_US
dc.cost.usCost: $8.99en_US
dc.date.acquired2003-02en_US
dc.date.printed2003en_US
dc.description.bindingThis is a hardbound book (hard cover)en_US
dc.description.coverThis book has a dust jacket (book cover)en_US
dc.description.note3First printingen_US
dc.fables.otherExtra copy: 7737en_US
dc.printer.locationSingaporeen_US
dc.subject.local1One fableen_US
dc.time.yr2003


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