Collegium Basilea

(Institute of Advanced Study)

The Infant Learning Task Group (ILTG)

ILTG is part of the Millennium Project.

There are three principal activities currently under way:

  1. Folk tales from different lands

    Volume 1. Jeremy Ramsden and Mariam Margishvili, The Gifts of the Magician. Paperback, 45 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4923738-0-3.

    Volume 2. Jeremy Ramsden and Mariam Margishvili, The Seven Simons. Paperback, 49 pp. ISBN: 978-3-9523181-5-7.

    Volume 3. Jeremy Ramsden and Mariam Margishvili, Tiidu the Piper. Paperback, 47 pp. ISBN: 978-1-5009414-3-7.

    These books may be ordered through your bookseller.

  2. Aesopic fables

    Volume 1: The Donkey and the Salt. Paperback, 31 pp. ISBN: 978-1-502960252.

    Volume 2: The North Wind and the Sun. Paperback, 23 pp. ISBN: 978-3-952318164.

    Volume 3: The Lionís Share & The Fox and the Grapes. Paperback, 25 pp. ISBN: 978-1-512026153.

    Volume 4: Strength in Unity & Divide and Conquer. Paperback, 27 pp. ISBN: 978-1-514347539.

    Volume 5: One-Way Traffic & The Vainglorious Wolf. Paperback, 27 pp. ISBN: 978-1-515172956.

    Volume 6: The Knight and His Horse & The Dog and His Shadow. Paperback, 27 pp. ISBN: 978-1-516994922.

    Volume 7: The Results of a Foreign Investment. Paperback, 25 pp. ISBN: 978-1-517533526.

    Volume 8: Outwitting the Birds. Paperback, 25 pp. ISBN: 978-1-519196019.

    Volume 9: Freedom Preferred to Security & The Lion and the Mouse. Paperback, 25 pp. ISBN: 978-1-519302427.

    Volume 10: The Horse and the Ass & The Farmer and the Stork. Paperback, 27 pp. ISBN: 978-1-522994930.

    Volume 11: How the Lark Knew When to Leave & The Wolf and the Lamb. Paperback, 29 pp. ISBN: 978-1-523388943.

    Volume 12: The Fire-Bearing Fox & The Fox and the Crow. Paperback, 27 pp. ISBN: 978-1-530295814.

    These books may be ordered through your bookseller.

  3. Grasping science (in preparation) and General knowledge (in preparation).

Proposals to join or otherwise contribute are greatly welcomed. Please contact the Group by e-mail on