Aesop's Fables, translated by Laura Gibbs (2002)
238. THE EAGLE AND THE WREN
Perry 434 (Plutarch,
Political Precepts 12.806e)
Aesop's wren was carried along on the shoulders of the eagle; then all
of a sudden he flew off and beat the eagle to the finish line.
Aesop's Fables. A new translation by Laura
Oxford University Press (World's Classics): Oxford, 2002.
cover, with new ISBN, published in 2008; contents of book unchanged.