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La Fontaine, Jean de 1621-1695

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The fables by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
1,014 editions published between 1647 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected fables of La Fontaine
Contes et nouvelles en vers by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
455 editions published between 1662 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
826 editions published between 1733 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fables of Jean de La Fontaine
The fables of La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
13 editions published between 1930 and 1965 in English and French and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete fables of Jean de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charming and elegant, Jean de La Fontaine's (1621-1695) animal fables depict sly foxes and scheming cats, vain birds and greedy wolves, all of which subtly express his penetrating insights into French society and the beasts found in all of us. Norman R. Shapiro has been translating La Fontaine's fables for over twenty years, capturing the original works' lively mix of plain and archaic language. This newly complete collection is destined to set the English standard for the oeuvre of one of the world's greatest fabulists
The lion and the rat : a fable by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
26 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the La Fontaine fable in which a small rat is the only animal capable of saving the life of the King of the Beasts
The North Wind and the Sun; a fable by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
24 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Sun and the North Wind observe the traveler below, they make a wager to see which one can make the man remove his coat. A simple version of the fable that says gentleness may conquer where force fails
Fables choisies mises en vers by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
248 editions published between 1668 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fox and the stork by Gerald McDermott ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the La Fontaine fable in which a stork finds a way to outwit the fox that tricked him
The rich man and the shoe-maker : a fable by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bag of gold given to a poor but cheerful shoemaker by a rich man causes the cobbler so much worry that he returns it
Œuvres complètes by Jean Racine ( Book )
68 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cette nouvelle édition se distingue surtout par un appareil critique nettement enrichi et par une étude sur "La Fontaine et ses illustrateurs". Précisons que sont reproduites pour chaque fable, l'illustration qui l'accompagnait dans ses premières éditions. On retrouve aussi en appendice le ##Discours sur la fable## de Houdar de La Motte, l'##Eloge de La Fontaine## de Chamfort, le ##Second éloge de La Fontaine## de La Harpe et l'##Essai sur les fables## de Taine. [SDM]
Fifty fables of La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These wonderfully wrought moral tales will as easily charm children with bright and basic truths as they will delight adults drawn to their reflectively subtle, sophisticated facets of wit and wisdom
The miller, the boy, and the donkey by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The miller who tries to please everyone eventually decides he should have made up his own mind in the first place
Fables de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
109 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated collection of moral tales from La Fontaine
The hare and the tortoise by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the events of the famous race between the boastful hare and the persevering tortoise
Selected fables by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
17 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and French and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Fontaine : selected fables by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and German and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete fables of Jean de la Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contes et nouvelles by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
153 editions published between 1781 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
OEuvres diverses by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
36 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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De la Fontaine, Jean
De la Fontaine, Jean, 1621-1695
De La Fontaine, Juan 1621-1695
DeLaFontaine, Jean 1621-1695
Fontaine, ... de la, M., 1621-1695
Fontaine, ... de la, Monsieur, 1621-1695
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Fontaine, Jean de la
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Fontanius, 1621-1695
Fontanius, Joannes 1621-1695
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La Fontaine, Hans 1621-1695
La Fontaine, Hans von 1621-1695
La Fontaine, Iean de 1621-1695
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La Fontaine, J. de 1621-1695
La Fontaine, J. de (Jean), 1621-1695
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La Fontaine, Juan de, 1621-1695
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Lâ Fonten, Žan.
La Pchongtchen, Čang tŭ, 1621-1695
La Pʻongtʻenŭ, 1621-1695
Lafontaine.
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LaFontaine, Hans 1621-1695
LaFontaine, J. 1621-1695
Lafontaine, Jan.
Lafontaine, Jean.
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Lafontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695
Lafonten, ..., 1621-1695
Lafonten, Jan de 1621-1695
Lafonten, Jan du
Lafonten, Jan du, 1621-1695
Lafonten, Žan de 1621-1695
Lafonten, Zhan de
Lafonten, Zhan de, 1621-1695
Lafontenn, 1621-1695
Lafontēns, 1621-1695
Lāfūntīn 1621-1695
Lefontaine, ... 1621-1695
Ljafonten, Žan' 1621-1695
Ljafonten, Žean 1621-1695
Лафонтен, 1621-1695
לא פאנטען, 1621־1695
לה פונטין, 1621-1695
‏לה-פונטן.
לה-פונטן, ז'ן דה-, 1621-1695
להפונטן, ג׳אן דא, 1621־1695
לפונטין, ז׳ן די, 1621-1695
לפונטין, ז'ן דה, 1621-1695
לפונטן, ז'ן דה
פונטן, ז'ן דה לה
جان لافونتين، 1621-1695
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ラ・フォンテーヌ, ジャン・デ
ラ・フォンテーヌ, ジャン・ド
拉·封丹, 1621-1695
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English (365)
German (19)
Dutch (9)
Chinese (2)
Italian (2)
Occitan (1)
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Latin (1)
Spanish (1)
Miscellaneous languages (1)
Catalan (1)
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