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Fünfzig Fabeln von Lafontaine
(Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses, 1927)
The Scherenschnitte are particularly appealing in this book, generally small and simple but finely done. Good examples include FC (6); Horse and Wolf (10); Wolf and Fox (49); and The Heron (62). There is a fine series ...
20 Fables de La Fontaine
(Librairie de France, 1927)
Here is a serious addition to the collection. In each of the twenty instances, La Fontaine's text is matched with a contemporary full-page colored political cartoon by Jehan Sennep. These full-page cartoons are exquisitely ...
Jean de La Fontaine: Dix fables
(Éditions de la Sirène, 1921)
Edition illustrated with original woodcuts and colored by Louis Bouquet, one of 350 numbered copies on Rives. This curious and lovely book is almost 10" square. Binding cardboard vellum half way back smooth, marbled paper ...