The introduction of the animals or fictitious characters should be marked with an unexceptionable care and attention to their natural attributes, and to the qualities attributed to them by universal popular consent.
Many of them lack that unity of design, that close connection of the moral with the narrative, that wise choice in the introduction of the animals, which constitute the charm and excellency of true Aesopian fable.
Francis Vavassor, 15 a learned French jesuit, entered at greater length on this subject, and produced further proofs from internal evidence, from the use of the word Piraeus in describing the harbour of Athens, a name which was not given till two hundred years after Aesop, and from the introduction of other modern words, that many of these fables must have been at least committed to writing posterior to the time of Aesop, and more boldly suggests Babrias as their author or collector.
What can your motive possibly be for wanting an introduction to Miserrimus Dexter?"
And I ask you again--rashly and obstinately as I fear you will think--to give me the introduction. It will put you to no inconvenience.
With a letter of introduction, I might have seen Miserrimus Dexter that afternoon.
Having thus given the reader some idea of the actual state of the fur trade in the interior of our vast continent, and made him acquainted with the wild chivalry of the mountains, we will no longer delay the introduction
of Captain Bonneville and his band into this field of their enterprise, but launch them at once upon the perilous plains of the Far West.
Rolland lifted her large hands, covered with rusty black gloves, in mute protest against the introduction
of Baron Rivar as a subject of inquiry.
The day after our arrival in London, we left our letter of introduction
at the house of Mr.
The girls besieged her for introductions
to her "fellow." The Clover Leaf young men, after two years of blindness, suddenly perceived charms in Miss Toole.
Ebelo said the commission had approved the company's application to be listed on the nation's bourse by way of introduction
. She said the company had successfully completed the registration of 20,354,513,050 ordinary shares of N0.02 each with the commission.