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Les Fables de la Fontaine
(rue des enfants, 2015)
Here is a later and smaller edition of the 2013 "Mes plus belles Fables de La Fontaine" by the same publisher and above all by the same artist. Here one finds 15 of the 25 fables presented there. I continue to enjoy ...
Fables: Jean de La Fontaine
(Gautier Languereau/Hachette Livre, 2014)
As the back cover celebrates, here are 30 of La Fontaine's most celebrated fables, illustrated with a bright palette and simple, even geometric, forms. To my surprise, there is no foreword or explanation. The cover is ...
Fables de La Fontaine
(Aux Éditions Arc-en-Ciel, 1950)
Four years ago I found a five volume work of the fables and stories of La Fontaine with excellent illustrations by Gaston Barret. It is a limited edition of some 2200 numbered copies. Fables make up the first two volumes ...
La Fontaine en Estampes, ou Nouvelle Editions des Fables, Plus Complète Que Les Précédentes
(Nepveu, Libraire, 1821)
This lovely book is in wretched condition but is oh so beautiful. Bodemann has it thirteenth in line in its family, but also notes that the etchings follow Oudry into the details. These 110 illustrations are a half-page ...
Les Fables de La Fontaine: Gravures sur Bois
(Les Editions d'Art Les Heures Claires, 1966)
Five years ago I bought Henry Lemarié's magnificent set of three volumes of La Fontaine's fables. They came to my attention again this past semester as the student scouts for the upcoming exhibits of the collection were ...
Le Meunier, son Fils et l'Ane
I am coming to enjoy more La Fontaine's version of this tale, which has often seemed to me less well strategized than more traditional versions. Those version put the carrying of the ass -- the most ridiculous phase -- ...
Les plus belles fables de La Fontaine
(Le Crédit Mutuel, 1988)
Fables Choisies Mises en Vers
(F. Dufart, 1797)
I feel very lucky to have come across this pair of volumes and to have got them without a big contest on eBay. The title-page includes, of course, "An 5e" besides "1797." Blanchard signs each of the plates. After the ...
Fables Choisies Mises en Vers, Tome Seconde
(F. Dufart, 1797)
I feel very lucky to have come across this pair of volumes and to have got them without a big contest on eBay. The title-page includes, of course, "An 5e" besides "1797." Blanchard signs each of the plates. There are ...
Les Fables de La Fontaine
(Multimedia Services Sarl, 2004)
This 50-page magazine, issued in March, 2004, seems to have been sold with a CD, but the CD is no longer present. There is a T of C at the beginning, listing the 28 fables, 26 of which have large illustrations. The back ...