I have come to the conclusion that a goodly number of the fables that pass under the name of the Samian slave, Aesop, were derived from India, probably from the same source whence the same tales were utilised in the Jatakas, or Birth-stories of Buddha.

Joseph Jacobs

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Author Profession: Historian
Nationality: Australian
Born: August 29, 1854
Died: January 30, 1916

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