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Fables, written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel

Label
Fables
Title
Fables
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty original fables about an array of animal characters from crocodile to ostrich
Related
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1981
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lobel, Arnold
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ8.2.L6
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lobel, Arnold
  • Alexanian, Kohar
  • Harper & Row, Publishers
  • Boro Typographers
  • Offset Separations Corp
  • Federated Lithographers-Printers
  • Publishers Book Bindery
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fables, American
  • Conduct of life
  • Virtues
  • Vices
  • Animals
  • Children's stories, American
  • Animals
  • Fables
  • Caldecott Medal
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fables, written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Typography design by Kohar Alexanian ; Set in 12/16 Linotype Electra, with display in foundry Caslon Open and Caslon No. 540 ; Composed by Boro Typographers, Inc. ; Color Separations by Offset Separations Corp. ; Lithography by Federated Lithographers-Printers, Inc. ; Bound by Publishers Book Bindery, Inc. ; Printed on 80 lb. Patina Matte"--Colophon
  • Art techniques used: Witty full page illustrations rendered in gouache and color pencil
Contents
  • The cat and his visions
  • The ostrich in love
  • The camel dances
  • The poor old dog
  • Madame Rhinoceros and her dress
  • The bad kangaroo
  • The pig at the candy store
  • The elephant and his son
  • The pelican and the crane
  • The young rooster
  • The crocodile in the bedroom
  • The hippopotamus at dinner
  • The mouse at the seashore
  • The ducks and the fox
  • King Lion and the beetle
  • The lobster and the crab
  • The hen and the apple tree
  • The baboon's umbrella
  • The frogs at the rainbow's end
  • The bear and the crow
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40, [1] p.
Isbn
9780060239749
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
79002004
Other physical details
col. ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9432
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm05829958
Label
Fables, written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Typography design by Kohar Alexanian ; Set in 12/16 Linotype Electra, with display in foundry Caslon Open and Caslon No. 540 ; Composed by Boro Typographers, Inc. ; Color Separations by Offset Separations Corp. ; Lithography by Federated Lithographers-Printers, Inc. ; Bound by Publishers Book Bindery, Inc. ; Printed on 80 lb. Patina Matte"--Colophon
  • Art techniques used: Witty full page illustrations rendered in gouache and color pencil
Contents
  • The cat and his visions
  • The ostrich in love
  • The camel dances
  • The poor old dog
  • Madame Rhinoceros and her dress
  • The bad kangaroo
  • The pig at the candy store
  • The elephant and his son
  • The pelican and the crane
  • The young rooster
  • The crocodile in the bedroom
  • The hippopotamus at dinner
  • The mouse at the seashore
  • The ducks and the fox
  • King Lion and the beetle
  • The lobster and the crab
  • The hen and the apple tree
  • The baboon's umbrella
  • The frogs at the rainbow's end
  • The bear and the crow
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40, [1] p.
Isbn
9780060239749
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
79002004
Other physical details
col. ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9432
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm05829958

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