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Lafontaine' den Masallar: Tilki ile Leylek
(Kurtulus YayinlariKurtulus Yayınları, 1991)
This well-preserved pamphlet of 32 pages announces itself well with a fine colored picture on the cover of FS. The colored illustrations continue inside: FS (4); DLS (5); MM (8); FC (12); TH (16); WL (20); MSA (21); TT ...
Fables de La Fontaine II
(La Bonne Compagnie, 1946)
Again, a beautiful find. See my notes on the first volume. My favorite aquarelles here include the bed of the man who finds a louse significant matter to pray over (60), the road over the hill as an image for The Two ...
Fables Choisies de La Fontaine, V. II
A very nice pair of volumes from a time when people were not producing many fable books! These were a real find upstairs in the Bookhouse. There is one simple black-and-tan wood-engraving for each of the fifty-two fables ...
Fables: La Fontaine.
A fascinating school edition, with plenty of pictures. Some are from the tradition of Aesop: Pilpay, Oudry, Bayeux, Nevelet; others are from famous artists; then there are photos of pigs and cats for little French kids ...
La Fontaine: Fables choisies. Livres I à VI: 1668.
This slim little paperback (with its 1976 companion volume) offers a variety of good helps indicated in the title-page description reproduced above. There are unfortunately only six single-pages of illustrations. The ...
Fables: La Fontaine: Tome 2
Only the cover and later printing date seem to distinguish this printing from that of 1964. See my comments there.
Marc Chagall: Les Fables de La Fontaine
(Réunion des Musées Nationaux, 1995)
This is an extra copy of this book. Here is a beautiful 144-page second edition of the catalogue prepared for the great showing of the forty-three located gouaches done by Marc Chagall. See, under 1997, my comments on ...
The Fables of La Fontaine
Here is a seccond copy of this book this one without a dust jacket. I had searched for ten years and never had this book in my hand. Experts in children's books did not even know that Scarry had done a LaFontaine book. ...
Jean de la Fontaine: Fables, Livres VII à XII
(Editions Slatkine, 1995)
This is a very attractive little book, with a colored version of Oudry's The Coach and the Fly in two different color-intensities on its cover. The book offers the integral text of La Fontaine's last six books with all ...
Jean de la Fontaine: Fables, Livres I à VI
(Editions Slatkine, 1995)
This is a very attractive little book, with a colored version of Oudry's The Monkey and the Dolphin in two different color-intensities on its cover. The book offers the integral text of La Fontaine's first six books with ...