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Jean de la Fontaine: Fables. Volume I
(Éditions Nicolas, 1946)
This small paperbound volume is 4 x 5½. This first volume has an exquisite engraving of FS on its cover in the style of the early woodcuts. There are forty-seven fables here, followed by a T of C. There are also some ...
Choix de Fables Pour Les Petits (cover: Fables de La Fontaine)
(Editions Chagor, 1946)
This oversized canvas-bound children's book of colorable pictures is in keeping with the two Belgian books titled Fables Choisies and dated 1946? The illustrations are those found there. Here the pictures are all signed ...
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 ...