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Le Rat de ville et le Rat des champs
"Des albums aux illustrations drôles et modernes pour décourvrir toute la saveur des textes de La Fontaine." In this pamphlet the two rodents are contrasted in attitude, color, and shape. The best image shows the pudgy ...
La Cigale et la Fourmi
"Des albums aux illustrations drôles et modernes pour décourvrir toute la saveur des textes de La Fontaine." "Drôles" characterizes well what we find here in Boyer's illustrations: highly stylized and dramatic. This ...
(Editions Hemma, 1958)
This booklet is in the same series as another found at the same place at the same time. The first distinguishing mark is that the similar covers show MM, but here the pretty young woman with a flaring red skirt looks down ...
Le loup et l'agneau et 3 autres fables de La Fontaine
(Père Castor: Flammarion, 2009)
This 24-page landscape-shaped pamphlet is apparently the only fable book in the series; the other editions in the series are listed on the back cover. The use of color in this simple pamphlet is excellent, for example, ...
(Editions Hemma, 1958)
There are two types of art in this 16-page pamphlet 8" x 11½" in size. Beginning on 1, there is a fable on every one or two pages, and every fable has at least one simple appropriate one-colored design. Among the better ...
Fables et Poésies Choisies de la Fontaine
(Nelson, Éditeurs, 1920)
Here is a miniature book 2¼" x 3½". There are fables on 5-144, and then there is poetry on 145-192. The cloth cover has a floral pattern. No illustrations.
La Fontaine: Fables Choisies
(L. Martinet: Librairies-Imprimeries Réunies, 1900)
The variables in copies of this book are fascinating. This is our fourth copy. One copy (#3500) has a different title-page indicating that it belongs to the "Bibliotheque de la Jeunesse." It also has a different design ...
Les Plus Belles Fables de La Fontaine
(Chouetteditions, com, 2019)
This 8½" square unpaginated paperback booklet offers eight fables in full color. Each fable receives about six pages. The colored illustrations cover whole pages, into which several verses are inserted per page. The art ...
Fables Choisies mises en vers par J. De La Fontaine
(Maison du Petit Saint-Thomas, 1898)
"Offert a sa Clientèle par la Maison du Petit Saint-Thomas." This is a promotional pamphlet, sometime after the "Nouveaux Magasins du Petit-Saint-Thomas" were rebuilt in 1897. The picture of the rebuilt department store, ...
6 Fábulas de La Fontaine
(Ediciones Toray, 1969)
Full-color cartoons present "The Swallow and the Birds"; "The Mule and the Thieves"; "Death and the Woodman"; OR; BC; and "The Lion and the Mosquito." The swallow advises the other birds to eat up the hemp seeds that will ...