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Loto des Fables de LaFontaine.
The upper 2½" of each card is taken up with a good rendition after Grandville of an individual fable illustration over a block-print title. The lower 4¼.." is taken up with La Fontaine's text and three columns of bingo-like ...
Game fables or tales of LaFontaine put into action.
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 ...
The Country Mouse and the City Mouse: Wedge of Cheese
The wedge comes with a bright red cord and so acts as both carrying case and house for the two mice, who fit nicely inside and can poke their heads out of the holes. The accompanying book of the same title and year also ...
Paper book cabinet for the 12 books "Fables de La Fontaine.
The cabinet has suffered from its travels. It has two sets of doors. Around the outside we see WL, FC MM, and "The Cobbler and the Banker" together with a circular melange on the back of the cabinet. Inside the doors are ...
Williamsburg Wooden Checkers
In these replicas of eighteenth-century wooden checkers, the black pieces may well illustrate the story of the stag whose antlers got caught in the trees. The "browns" certainly illustrate MSA. Notice the miller and son ...
Walt Disney Character Jaymar Heavy Board Jigsaw Puzzle for Tiny Tots
The scene is the finish line, with the tortoise stretching out his head�in fact past the corner of the box! The finished puzzle is 19" x 14" and includes about 54 pieces, all of which I can attest are present. It was fun ...
Tortoise and Hare Checkers Board Game
I should have expected that someone would create a tortoises versus hares checkers game! This is a heavy set of pieces. The board has nice raised tortoise and hare motifs around its border, while the base has two sides ...
3 Aesop's Fables Puzzles
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.
Hare and Tortoise" game
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 ...
The Tortoise and the Hare" game
This seems to be a simple game. The large stiff playing board includes a circular track, with a plastic ledge to insert as its inside rail. The wind-up tortoise moves around in a clockwise circular fashion to land on various ...