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La Fontaine: Fables choisies
Here is a very helpful book for those who have some French and want to read a good portion of La Fontaine in the original. There are about fifty-five fables presented, with good vocabulary/grammar notes in French and ten ...
Recueil des Fables de La Fontaine (Cover: Fables Choisies de la Fontaine)
(Editions René Touret, 1936)
This book, with its colored illustration of FC against a silver background on the front cover and No. 1630 on the back cover should be considered together with two others in similar format listed under 1936? and having the ...
Fables de La Fontaine
Here is an original of the book I first came to know in its reproduction of 1983. Good monochrome and eight excellent full-page polychrome illustrations. The best of the monochrome illustrations are The Coach and the Fly ...
Marc Chagall: La Fontaine: Fables: 100 acquaforti originali dipinte a mano dall'artista presentate dalla Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco
(Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco, 1988)
This is a beautiful catalogue. After a page of commentary on this unusual set of art works, there are thirty-six colored reproductions of individual works among the hundred that Chagall did for the project. The hundred ...
Fables de La Fontaine
(Editions du Bois-Joli, 1970)
A lovely find in a friendly bookstore near the site of the first railroad station in the United States. This is a large-format hard-covered book combining La Fontaine's verse, full-page colored illustrations, and smaller ...
Jean de la Fontaine: Fables Choisies I
(Société les belles lettres, 1934)
Earlier I had been given this 1948 reprint of this Budé text in two volumes. I am delighted now to find the original. The special feature of this pair of volumes is that, as the cover of this first volume shows, the pair ...
Keur van Fabels van La Fontaine (II)
(Chagor: S.I.R.E.C., 1948)
Middle-size format little kids' book. The illustrations tend to be very simple. The two illustrations for FS on 14-15 may be the best. Two pages of text alternate with two pages of pictures.
Keur van Fabels van La Fontaine (I)
(Chagor: S.I.R.E.C.S.I.R.E.C., 1948)
Middle-size format little kids' book. The illustrations tend to be very simple. FG on 22 may be the best. Two pages of text alternate with two pages of pictures.
The Best Fables of La Fontaine
(University Press of Virginia, 1965)
The translations seem to be well done--rhymed and colloquial enough. I am not sure where the best of the title comes in; the collection looks complete. The illustrations are few and primitive.
Fables de la Fontaine N°2
(Imagerie Pellerin, 1982)
This lovely little stapled booklet of 32 pages seems identical with another that I have except that this copy features an image of the wolf and the goat in the well on its cover, whereas that copy has GA in human fashion ...