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The miller, the boy, and the donkey

by Brian Wildsmith

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Donkeys,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fables

  • About the Edition

    The miller who tries to please everyone eventually decides he should have made up his own mind in the first place.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBrian Wildsmith
    ContributionsLa Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.W66 Mi 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24748235M
    ISBN 100192721143, 0192796526
    ISBN 109780192721143, 9780192796523
    OCLC/WorldCa7345845

    the donkey." When the miller heard this, he made his son dismount. Then he climbed onto the donkey instead. They hadn't gone far when they met another group of people. "You selfish old man!" cried a woman, pointing to the tired boy. At once, the miller pulled his son up beside him. The donkey trudged along with its heavy load. Soon they met a File Size: KB. The miller, the boy, and the donkey. by Brian Wildsmith starting at $ The miller, the boy, and the donkey. has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

    The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey "Try to please everyone and you will please no one." This is the lesson of Aesop's classic fable about a man, a boy, and a donkey who set out to market—and soon discover that everyone they encounter has advice on how to get there! Aesop's Fables: Fitting In The Miller, His Son, and Their Donkey One day, a miller and his son set off to sell their donkey at a fair. Their donkey carried their luggage, and they walked beside him. Soon they met some women. "You're walking? How silly! You could ride!” one said. So the miller made his son ride the donkey. Then they met some.

    There is an old fable called The Man, The boy and The Donkey. In this story, the man and the boy (his son) are taking their donkey to a distant market to be sold. Along the way to the market, they walk by several groups of people who comment on them as they pass. Each group has a different point of view and criticism about the way they traveled. The donkey started wriggling and kicking. Soon he had broken free of the ropes the miller and his son had tied him with. Unable to gain his footing, the donkey fell off the bridge and into the river. The miller watched the donkey fall and shook his head. “When the girls laughed at us, I had my son ride the donkey,” the miller said.


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The miller, the boy, and the donkey by Brian Wildsmith Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Miller, The Boy And The Donkey. One day the miller decides to take his donkey to market and sell him. It seems simple, but the journey proves more difficult than anyone ever thought.

By the end of the journey, they all wish they had never set out/5(10). The Miller, the Boy and the Donkey Paperback – January 3, by Brian Wildsmith (Author)Cited by: 1. The Miller, the Boy, and the Donkey Paperback – Janu by Brian Wildsmith (Author)Author: Brian Wildsmith.

The Miller, His Son and Their Donkey book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. When the miller heard this he told the boy get up on the donkey, while he tramped along merrily by its side.

Soon they came to a number of old men standing by the side of the road talking together. “Look at that,” said one of them, “Look at that young rascal riding /10(). As the miller, his son, and his donkey crossed the bridge near the entrance of the fair, they saw lots of people laughing and pointing at them.

“Look at that old, silly man and his son carrying their donkey!” The miller tried to ignore all of the people, but the noise startled the donkey. The donkey started wriggling and kicking. The Man and Boy got off and tried to think what to do.

They thought and they thought, till at last they cut down a pole, tied the Donkey’s feet to it, and raised the pole and the Donkey to their shoulders. They went along amid the laughter of all who met them till they came to Market Bridge, when the Donkey. The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey. Page 1 of 1.

More Books. A Man and his son were once going with their Donkey to market. As they were walking along by its side a countryman passed them and said: "You fools, what is a Donkey for but to ride upon?".

The man, the boy and the donkey is an interesting story from the collection of Aesop's fables. It is a story with a moral or a message.

The moral of this story is that you can't please everyone; if you try to please every one you will perhaps end up pleasing no s: 9. The miller, the boy, and the donkey. [Brian Wildsmith; Jean de La Fontaine] -- The miller who tries to please everyone eventually decides he should have made up his own mind in the first place.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The Miller, his son and the Donkey (Read-along Fairy Tale) Miller His Son and their Donkey The Man The Boy And The Donkey. THE MILLER, HIS SON AND THE DONKEY By Sue Reid ‘Fetch our old donkey,’ the miller said to his son one day.

‘We’re tak-ing him to market. We need money and we’ve nothing else to File Size: KB. The Miller, the Boy, and the Donkey by Wildsmith, Brian An apparently unread copy in perfect condition.

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Brunner, Don Bluth, Richard Rich. The Miller and his Son quickly scrambled down, and a short time later, the market place was thrown into an uproar as the two came along carrying the Donkey slung from a pole.

A great crowd of people ran out to get a closer look at the strange sight. Anon kids presents a collection of moral stories for kids in Englsih. Stories create a magic world around kids.

Story time is the happiest time for. The Miller, the Boy and the Donkey by Brian Wildsmith,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10). The Miller and his Son quickly scrambled down, and a short time later, the market place was thrown into an uproar as the two came along carrying the Donkey slung from a pole.

A great crowd of people ran out to get a closer look at the strange. The old man, boy and donkey (Time – ) An old man and his grandson were leading their donkey to market. They passed a couple of men who said, ‘Look at those idiots, leading that donkey when they could be riding it!’ The old man looked at the boy.

They stopped. The boy got on the donkey and they set Size: 43KB. The Miller, His Son and Their Donkey: A Fable from Aesop pdf An illustrated adaptation of five fables first told by the Greek slave Aesop that include pop-ups, sliding tabs, and a spinner to choose an animal for.

The miller, his son and the donkey is an old story. In all likelihood, it dates back to Æsop, if there ever lived a Æsop. If so he was a reteller. In the case of La Fontaine’s Le Meunier, son fils et l’âne, we know his immediate sources: Racan and Gabriele Faerno.So the Man put the Boy on the Donkey and they went on their way.

But soon they passed a group of men, one of whom said: “See that lazy youngster, he lets his father walk while he rides.” So the Man ordered his Boy to get off, and got on himself.So the son rode behind his father. Soon they met some young men.

They rebuked them for their cruelty to the donkey and asked them to carry it on their shoulders. They did so by tying its legs with a strong rope and passing a bamboo through these. But the donkey was frightened, when they were crossing a bridge.