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222 results for AESOP

94 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, September 24, 201744DWriter of "The Gnat and the Bull"Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, May 20, 201728A"Look before you leap" sourcePaolo Pasco and David Steinberg
Sunday, October 2, 201683DOne writing about "hare loss"?Zhouqin Burnikel
Monday, August 8, 201664A"The Tortoise and the Hare" fabulistZhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
Sunday, July 31, 201664AMan of morals (3)Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
Tuesday, April 19, 201619A"The Fox and the Crow" storytellerDavid J. Kahn
Monday, April 18, 201615AFable writer (7)Janice Luttrell
Wednesday, March 9, 201612A"The Hares and the Frogs" writerJohn Guzzetta
Sunday, January 31, 20162D"The Old Lion" storytellerYaakov Bendavid
Monday, January 18, 201630DCreator of "The Tortoise and the Hare"Kathy Wienberg
Friday, November 6, 20156DWho told "The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs"Ian Livengood
Saturday, May 23, 20152D"Slow and steady wins the race" sourcePeter Wentz
Thursday, May 21, 201566AMoral authority?Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, April 22, 20159D"Sour grapes" storytellerAlex Vratsanos and Sam Ezersky
Sunday, September 28, 201477AWriter painted by VelázquezTodd Gross
Tuesday, May 27, 20149D"The Tortoise and the Hare" storytellerJames Tuttle
Friday, May 16, 201449DAncient master of didacticismMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, March 9, 2014100D"The Two Pots" storytellerBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, November 3, 2013117A"The Lion's Share" authorAndy Kravis and Victor Barocas
Monday, October 14, 20132DFable writer (7)Zhouqin Burnikel and D. Scott Nichols
Sunday, May 5, 201329DNoted taletellerAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 10, 201311DThere was always a point to what he wroteJulian Lim
Thursday, November 15, 201264A"Venus and the Cat" writerAndrew Reynolds
Monday, October 22, 20126DFable writer (7)Joel Fagliano
Friday, August 3, 201255AMoral creatorJeff Chen
Sunday, May 6, 201217DGreek with a storied lifeAlex Vratsanos
Saturday, April 14, 201226DClassical subject of a Velázquez painting in the PradoMark Diehl
Friday, December 23, 201143DCreator of many talking animalsPatrick Berry
Sunday, November 6, 201161A"The Boy Who Cried Wolf" storytellerElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, September 8, 201139ASource of the saying "The gods help them that help themselves"Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Monday, June 27, 201151D"The Fox and the Grapes" storyteller (2)Joseph Samulak
Sunday, May 22, 201151AFabulous writer?Bob Klahn
Saturday, October 30, 201052D"The Frogs Who Desired a King" authorBarry C. Silk
Sunday, January 17, 201039AWhence the phrase "sour grapes"Cathy Allis
Sunday, July 19, 2009108AGreek moralizerLynn Lempel
Monday, June 22, 20091DSee 8-DownFred Piscop
Monday, June 15, 200914A"The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs" writerJohn Dunn
Thursday, May 7, 200935DClassical storytellerElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, January 12, 200971A"The Lion and the Mouse" storytellerLynn Lempel
Monday, October 27, 200824AFable writer (7)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Tuesday, May 6, 200853A"The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing" authorGary J. Whitehead
Monday, March 10, 200844AFable writer (7)Ken Bessette
Saturday, October 27, 200737D"The Mischievous Dog" authorBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, September 17, 200732DGreek fabulist (2)Sarah Keller
Tuesday, December 5, 200623DOld Greek storytellerKenneth J. Berniker
Wednesday, November 22, 200627AFable writer (7)Edward Alch
Wednesday, October 18, 200654D"The Boy Who Cried Wolf" writer (2)John Farmer
Monday, September 11, 200652AFable writer (7)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, July 23, 200617AStoryteller of SamosFred Piscop
Monday, July 17, 200648AGreek moralistLarry Paul
Tuesday, September 27, 20056A"The Fox and the Grapes" authorKevan Choset
Tuesday, June 21, 200563AOriginator of the phrase "Familiarity breeds contempt"Nancy Kavanaugh
Tuesday, March 29, 200562A"Belling the Cat" author (3)Victor Fleming and Nelson Hardy
Tuesday, March 8, 200534DFabulous authorDeb Amlen
Sunday, February 20, 200583ASee 103-AcrossElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, October 31, 200433DName on many a children's bookPatrick Merrell
Sunday, August 8, 2004122ASixth-century B.C. storytellerBill Zais
Sunday, April 4, 200435AMorals manManny Nosowsky
Sunday, January 25, 200458DFabulous storytellerHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Friday, October 3, 200329DCertain moral authorityManny Nosowsky
Friday, December 13, 200254AApologue authorBob Peoples
Friday, October 25, 20027DThe Greek poet Babrius versified his storiesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, May 29, 20021A"Belling the Cat" author (3)Alan Olschwang
Friday, January 4, 200228AStoryteller of yoreDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, December 20, 20012DNoted didacticistRich Norris
Friday, December 7, 200125DHis tales often featured animalsJoe DiPietro
Monday, September 10, 200114AMan with moralsNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Tuesday, October 3, 200012DMan of morals (3)Todd McClary
Monday, August 28, 20009AMan with a fableRichard Hughes
Wednesday, August 9, 20004D"The Boy Who Cried Wolf" writer (2)Kelly Clark
Wednesday, July 19, 200065AFabulous fellow? (2)Philip Lew
Sunday, June 4, 20002D"The Tortoise and the Hare" writerMartin Schneider
Monday, October 18, 199959AName on a children's bookNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Tuesday, August 31, 199911D"The Fox and the Grapes" storyteller (2)Arthur S. Verdesca
Thursday, February 4, 199954A"The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing" writerRich Norris
Saturday, October 17, 199840A"Belling the Cat" author (3)Bryant White
Tuesday, September 22, 199825AFable fellowNancy Salomon
Monday, July 27, 19987D"The Lion and the Mouse" writerSteven Picus
Tuesday, December 23, 199722DAncient moralistFred Piscop
Tuesday, April 16, 199625DGreek fabulist (2)G. E. Paul
Friday, April 5, 199620D"The Eagle and the Arrow" writerJ. Page
Sunday, March 31, 1996112ASixth-century B.C. authorJ. Savage
Sunday, February 25, 199651DEarly moralistD. Niles
Sunday, February 11, 199614AModel for the writer La FontaineHarvey Estes
Tuesday, June 20, 199520AAncient storyteller (2)Jon Delfin
Sunday, May 14, 19951AAncient storyteller (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, April 2, 19952DFabulous fellow (2)Norman S. Wizer
Thursday, October 6, 199461AMan of morals (3)Richard Silvestri
Friday, May 20, 199427AHe told a hare racing storyManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, April 12, 199448DNoted children's writerErnie Furtado
Sunday, January 30, 1994127A"The Frog and the Ox" writerAlex K. Justin
Sunday, January 2, 199441DMoral man?Brian G. Tyler
Wednesday, December 8, 199315AStoryteller of old GreeceNorma Steinberg
Sunday, December 5, 199311DFabulous guy?Manny Nosowsky

1 result for AESOP from Variety puzzles.

July 13, 2003acrosticQTale-telling slave reputedly from PhrygiaEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

127 results for AESOP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, November 1, 199322AFabulous moralistBetty JorgensenTaub
Saturday, July 24, 19935DFabulous fabulistHarrisMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 199290DFamous fabulistCathy MillhauserMaleska
Tuesday, April 23, 199163AFamed fabulistCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sunday, April 21, 199164AA man of moralsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, March 18, 199146DFabulous fabulistPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, February 6, 19911DFabulistJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, December 26, 199028DFabulous moralistBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, September 26, 199029DFabulous moralist or moralistic fabulistBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, August 13, 199011DFabulistPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, August 5, 199079DFamed fabulistBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, March 24, 19906DFabulous fellowBetty JorgensenMaleska
Saturday, January 13, 199036DFabulistBernard MerenMaleska
Monday, September 4, 198948DFabulistReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, July 11, 19894DFamed fabulistReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, December 21, 198822DAncient fabulistJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, December 5, 198814AFabulist of noteNorma SteinbergMaleska
Saturday, November 5, 19884DGreek fabulistS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, October 14, 198847DFabulistMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Monday, May 30, 198819AFableistAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, November 23, 19875AFamed fabulistAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, October 16, 19875AAncient moralistWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, October 4, 198759DFabulous fabulistCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wednesday, January 1, 198618DGreek fabulistJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, May 27, 198515AFabled fablerJonesMaleska
Monday, October 29, 19841DGreek fabulistHoslerMaleska
Friday, August 12, 198338DGreek fabulistMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Tuesday, May 31, 198333AFabulistJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wednesday, October 6, 198235ALa Fontaine predecessorSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Friday, October 30, 198132A"The Crow and the Fox" writerA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, June 27, 198151DLegendary storytellerTap OsbornMaleska
Wednesday, January 28, 198122AFamous fabulistBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 1980119AAncient storytellerTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, January 22, 198028DGreek writerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, April 23, 197894DFabulous fabulistBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, January 20, 197826DHe wrote "The Lion and the Fox"Jordan S. LasherMaleska
Thursday, July 1, 197627DFable manPaul R. BarnesWeng
Saturday, May 17, 19755AFabulistHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Tuesday, April 15, 197530DMan of moralsJohn PrytzWeng
Thursday, April 3, 19751AStoryteller of oldManny MillerWeng
Sunday, January 26, 197571DSour-grapes manA. J. SantoraWeng
Tuesday, October 23, 197311DStorytellerUnknownWeng
Friday, May 18, 19736DFabulistBrian G. TylerWeng
Thursday, March 8, 197331DFabulistUnknownWeng
Friday, December 1, 197254DSour-grapes authorUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 14, 197250DFabulistUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 26, 197226DFabulistUnknownWeng
Monday, January 17, 197253DFabulistUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 24, 197115AStory tellerUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 26, 197147DFable manUnknownWeng
Monday, January 11, 19719DFabulistUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 7, 19716AFable authorUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 10, 197019DFabulistUnknownWeng
Friday, November 27, 197043AMorals manUnknownWeng
Friday, November 6, 197015AMorals manUnknownWeng
Friday, January 9, 19703DFabulistUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 6, 196918DFamous fabler.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 9, 19696DGreek writer.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 29, 196867AFamous storyteller.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 25, 19688DFabulist.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 31, 196735AFabulist.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wednesday, July 5, 196725DB.C. Greek writer.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, June 25, 196755DTalking-beast taleteller.Ross L. Jamison, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, April 23, 196766ALegendary Greek author.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 1966134DFable man.Will WengFarrar
Friday, October 7, 196635AStoryteller.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 16, 196651DGreek fabulist.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 11, 196627AEarly Greek writer.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 17, 196549DFabulist.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 3, 196535DFabulist.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 9, 196560AStoryteller of old.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 1, 196521AWriter of 25 centuries ago.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 12, 196352DB.C. storyteller.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 6, 196325DFabulist.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 19638DWriter of 2,500 years ago.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, March 16, 196315AWriter of 2500 years ago.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, February 1, 196335AName from 500 B.C.Alda F. ZimpelFarrar
Monday, January 7, 196335DMan of fables.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, June 17, 196269AMoralizer of old.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thursday, February 1, 196227DCreator of King Log and King Stork.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, January 22, 196228DB. C. moralist.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, December 28, 196124DB. C. Greek writer.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 30, 196152DGreek moralist.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 12, 196150DFabulist.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 28, 196138AB. C. fabulist.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 13, 19601AWriter of 600 B. C.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 21, 195993DMemorable slave of Samos.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Friday, February 6, 19591AWriter of 2,500 years ago.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, November 24, 195824AAncient fabulist.Bernice GordonFarrar
Saturday, October 4, 195845AStory teller of old.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 4, 195853DB.vC. story teller.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 195748AB. C. writer.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thursday, October 11, 195659AAncient Greek.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, August 6, 195628DAncient storyteller.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, December 19, 19551AAncient storyteller.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 25, 195576DFox-and-grapes man.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 195556AName famous since 600 B.C.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, March 23, 195526DFamous story teller.Bernice GordonFarrar
Monday, November 8, 195430DWriter of animal stories.Edward EarlyFarrar
Monday, November 1, 195418DAncient story teller.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Monday, August 2, 195459AAuthor of moral tales.Edward EarlyFarrar
Monday, May 10, 195448DEarliest fabulist.Albert BlumFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 195321AWriter of 2,500 years ago.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, August 29, 195320APredecessor of La Fontaine.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, July 24, 195313AStory teller of 6th century B. C.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, May 15, 19535DAuthor famous since 6th century B. C.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 29, 195347DOriginator of "sour grapes."Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Monday, March 30, 195348AHe wrote talking animal stories.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, December 26, 195219AThe above was his idea.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 2, 195255DStoryteller akin to La Fontaine.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 6, 195211DMaster fabler.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 21, 195213DEarly teller of animal tales.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 30, 195163AScrivener, 6th century B. C.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, September 13, 195116AHis stories have lived since B. C.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 6, 19515DHe wrote "The Lion and the Mouse."UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 1, 19518DHe wrote about talking animals.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 12, 19519DHe wrote "The Fox and the Grapes."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 195184DFabulist.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, December 5, 195034AGreek fabulist.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 5, 195064APhrygian fabulist.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 1949100DFabulist.George W. RootFarrar
Sunday, June 15, 194765DAuthor of "The Fox and the Crow."Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, July 7, 1946113AAncient writer.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 194621ABabrius versified his fables, date unknown.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 19451AGuest of the Sages of Greece.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 194544AJohn Gay's Greek prototype.L. K. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 194440ALa Fontaine’s Greek counterpart.W. W. WebsterFarrar