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La Fontaine, Jean de 1621-1695

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The fables by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
1,442 editions published between 1647 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 5,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains sixty fables by seventeenth-century French poet, Jean de La Fontaine including "The Grasshopper and the Ant," "The Two Mules," and "The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse."
Fables de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
1,256 editions published between 1733 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 3,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 célèbres fables choisies pour leur simplicité et leur accessibilité. Un album qui intéressera aussi bien les enfants, les parents et les enseignants
The fables of La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
135 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grade level: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, p, e, i, s
Contes et nouvelles en vers by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
707 editions published between 1662 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une excellente sélection des fables de La Fontaine, rehaussée des illustrations de Gustave Doré
Oeuvres complètes by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
397 editions published between 1724 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,228 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]
The complete fables of Jean de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,974 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
Fables choisies mises en vers by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
392 editions published between 1668 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations (eau-forte, burin, 18e s.)
La Fontaine : selected fables by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
47 editions published between 1913 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Fontaine (1621-95) is best known for his comic and delightful fables. This lively new translation of the most famous among them captures the wit and nuances of the original. The selection - of 110 of the 240 Fables - spans La Fontaine's long writing life and shows his progression from short, charming children's tales to longer, more philosophical fables. The parallel French text, scholarly introduction, and detailed notes and appendices make it ideal both for students and for all lovers of poetry
The lion and the rat : a fable by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,156 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 )
23 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 1,137 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
The fox and the stork by Gerald McDermott ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,000 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
Fifty fables of La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 914 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 rich man and the shoe-maker : a fable by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 911 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
The miller, the boy, and the donkey by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and Thai and held by 881 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
The hare and the tortoise by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
17 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the events of the famous race between the boastful hare and the persevering tortoise
Tales and novels of J. de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
56 editions published between 1735 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les amours de Psyché et de Cupidon by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
174 editions published between 1669 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables. Contes et nouvelles by Jean de La Fontaine ( Book )
66 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old man Whickutt's donkey by Mary Calhoun ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this retelling of La Fontaine's fable, a man, a boy, and a donkey, enroute to the miller with a sack of corn, are criticized by their neighbors no matter who walks and who rides
Contes et nouvelles en vers par M. de La Fontaine. by Jean de La Fontaine ( )
45 editions published between 1743 and 1795 in French and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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