When were the first of aesop's fables written?

Answer Aesop was born about 620 B.C, somewhere near Greece, though the exact location is unknown. After being granted freedom from slavery, Aesop began to tell his fables while traveling. Aesop did not ... Read More »

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Where did Aesops fables originate?

The fables started with Aesop, who was a slave in ancient Greece during the 6th century. However, historians believe he did not write all the stories. It is possible that Aesop was a collection of ... Read More »

At what time period was Aesop's Fables written?

"Aesop's Fables," a collection of stories with morals, were written between 620 B.C. and 560 B.C. Whether Aesop wrote all the fables himself is unknown. "The Tortoise and the Hare," "The Boy Who Cr... Read More »

What is the meaning of Aesop's Fables?

Aesop's Fables, written by a Grecian slave/storyteller around 600 B.C., are short tales generally involving anthropomorphic animals which teach a moral. The lessons from these fables are still taug... Read More »

When did Aesop write his fables?

Aesop lived during the sixth century B.C. in Greece, with the best information suggesting that he lived from 620 to 560 B.C. He was born into slavery, but received his freedom from his second maste... Read More »