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6 Fables de Jean de La Fontaine
(Editions Marcel Besson, 1943)
This is a quarto card folder with illustrated paper covers. It contains six double-folded blue pages with a title on the front of each page. The center pages have text and full-page colored illustrations, with more text ...
La Fontaine: Fables
(La Societé d'Éditions Les Lettres Françaises, 1943)
Here is a curious little book which I happened to pick up because I wanted the books with which it was joined on eBay. It is a standard pair of French paperback volumes bound together in a leather cover, offering the first ...
The Fables of La Fontaine
(Dorothy E. Jonness.n.], 1943)
There are verse translations of fifteen of La Fontaine's fables here. I find the second, Council Held by the Rats (4), particularly effective. I had forgotten that in La Fontaine the belling idea comes from their eldest, ...