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    • Racing plastic turtle. 

      (1988)
      2½" high. Funrise Company. $3 from Frances Thompson, Fremont, CA, through Ebay, July, '00.
    • Repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter. 

      (1880)
      Repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter. Various patterns encircle the alphabet displayed on the plate's rim. On its inner circle in capitals are "Æsop's Fables" above and "The Fox and the Grapes" below a pleasing design of a ...
    • Republic of Niger issued set of air mail stamps 

      (1972)
      On November 23, 1972, the Republic of Niger issued a set of air mail stamps in honor of Jean de la Fontaine, including the three specimens pictured below, each on a first day cover and each in a numbered series of 2000. ...
    • Republic of Niger set of air mail stamps 

      (1972)
      On November 23, 1972, the Republic of Niger issued a set of air mail stamps in honor of Jean de la Fontaine, including the three imperforate proof specimens pictured below. $5.95 from Roger Lemieux, Fort Worth, TX, through ...
    • Rubber keychain figure of jogging tortoise. 

      (1970)
      1¼" x 1¾" x 2¾" high. Unknown source.
    • Russian carved FC toy, with handle and ball-and-string 

      (1992)
      Russian carved FC toy, with handle and ball-and-string. Gift of Margaret Carlson Lytton from the Rose Bowl Swap Meet, Christmas, '92. Extra exemplar, labelled, signed, and tagged as a "Rezcik Collectible" from Heritage ...
    • Russian carved FG toy, with handle and ball-and-string 

      (1990)
      Russian carved FG toy, with handle and ball-and-string. Gift of Mary Pat Ryan, Christmas, '90.
    • Russian carved FS toy, with push button 

      (1985)
      Russian carved FS toy, with push button. $10 at Victor Kamkin, NY, April, '98.
    • Russian cover with original stamp dedicated to Ivan A. Krylov 

      (1983)
      Russian cover with original stamp dedicated to Ivan A. Krylov. $5 from Vladislav Pronin, Brooklyn, through Ebay, Oct., '99.
    • Russian Lacquer Box 

      (1980)
      Russian lacquer box from the village of Palekh illustrating five different stories by Ivan Krylov. Paper mache, gold ink, handmade and handpainted, signed by the artist. 4½" x 4½" x 3½". Excellent condition. $76 from Yury ...
    • Russian Lacquer Box 

      (1990)
      Russian lacquer box, signed by Fedoskino artist Zaitseva. 3" x 2½" x 1½" high. The scene depicted on the cover is The Fox and the Crow . $23 from Nickolai, St. Petersburg, Russia, through Ebay, May, '01.
    • Russian Matchbox Set 

      (1992)
      1992? Eighteen matchboxes, each giving the title and an illustration for a fable of Ivan Krylov. $25 from Samuel Princell, Lille, France, through eBay, Dec., '05.
    • Sabino 

      (1990)
      Sabino "The Frog and the Ox" opalescent figurine paperweight. 4½" long, slightly less than 1½" high, and less than 1" wide in its base. Mint. Signed. Original box. Paris: Sabino. $60 from R.T. and Carol Brower, Mountain ...
    • Salt glaze ash tray presenting The Fox and the Stork 

      (1930)
      Salt glaze ash tray presenting The Fox and the Stork. Buchecker Co. Excelsiorwerk, Lucern, Switzerland. $6 from Jack De Foe, Peoria, AZ, through Ebay, April, '99.
    • Sarreguemines DV 

      (1980)
      Four plates 7½" in diameter, each presenting a full-color humorous scene from a La Fontaine fable: The Grasshopper and the Ant, The Fox and the Crow, The Fox and the Stork, and The Wolf and the Lamb. On the back of each ...
    • Scissors 

      (1900)
      Scissors with one serrated edge showing foxes straining upward for grapes on each handle. 5¾" long and 2" wide. $15.50 from Richard Smith, Jr., Oak Ridge, NJ, through Ebay, Sept., '00.
    • Select Fables from Aesop 

      (2001)
      Select Fables from Aesop. Historical Literature CD. History Broker. CD facsimile of Select Fables from Aesop and Others with Two Hundred Illustrations, published by Leary and Getz in Philadelphia in about 1856. AUS$6 from ...
    • Series of 12 Aesop's Fables 

      (1950)
      Series of 12 Aesop's Fables. Two blotters 3½" x 5 7/8" including the text "One of a Series of 12 Aesop's Fables." TH, a sample of Albemarle Verigood Blotting, from Bermingham & Prosser Company, Paper Merchants, Kansas City, ...
    • Set of eight "Republique du Burundi" postage stamps 

      (1987)
      Set of eight "Republique du Burundi" postage stamps . Mint. Issued Sept. 14, 1977. Scott Numbers 524a-d and 526a-d. Purchased for $4.00 from Bulldog Stamps, Bethesda, Feb., '92. In a series with four each of Grimm (5F: ...
    • Set of eight Republique Française "Fables de La Fontaine" postage stamps 

      (1995)
      Set of eight Republique Française "Fables de La Fontaine" postage stamps. Mint. Marked "La Poste 1995." A T of C stamp lists the last six stamps of the series amid a border showing The Fox and the Grapes. Then on the second ...