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Once again, La Fontaine : sixty more fables

Author: Jean de La Fontaine; Douglas Sills; Norman R Shapiro; David Schorr
Publisher: Middleton, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press ; Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©2000.
Series: Wesleyan poetry.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Audio book, etc.   Sound Recording   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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New translations of classic French fables.

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jean de La Fontaine; Douglas Sills; Norman R Shapiro; David Schorr
ISBN: 0819564575 9780819564573 0819564583 9780819564580
OCLC Number: 45129266
Performer(s): Performed by Douglas Sills.
Description: xxix, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + 1 audio disc (digital : 4 3/4 in.).
Contents: CD contains: The ploughman and his sons --
The shepherd and the lion & The lion and the hunter --
The drunkard and his wife --
Phoebus and Boreas --
The hare and the frogs --
The eagle and the magpie --
Death and the wretched man & Death and the woodsman --
The wolf and the scrawny dog --
The lark, her little ones, and the farmer who owns the field --
The wolves and the ewes --
The wagoner stuck in the mud --
The rats in council assembled --
The fishes and the cormorant --
The charlatan --
The oracle and the infidel --
The shepherd and the sea --
The gardener and his lord --
The horse and the wolf --
The spider and the swallow --
The wolf and the fox --
The ass and the pup --
The horse who sought revenge on the stag --
The hornets and the honeybees --
The hare and the partridge --
The cobbler and the financier --
All in moderation.
Series Title: Wesleyan poetry.
Other Titles: Fables.
Responsibility: translated by Norman R. Shapiro ; illustrations by David Schorr ; introduction by John Hollander.
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