Get this from a library! Basne: izbor. [Jean de La Fontaine; Gustav Dorè; S S Mokuljski; Slavko Ježić]. Jean de La Fontaine was a French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is known above all for his Fables, which. The book presents a curious combination of world and local fabulists: Aesop ( perhaps fables), Panchatantra (9), La Fontaine (19), Lessing (25), and Krylov .

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La Fontaine and his friends: They were particularly marked by their archly licentious tone. In Paris there is a full length marble statue by Pierre Juliennow in the Louvrethat was commissioned in and exhibited at the Salon.

Croatian View all editions and formats Rating: Boileau was also a candidate, but the first ballot gave the fabulist sixteen votes against seven only for the critic. At his feet the race between the Tortoise and the Hare is taking place.

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Repaired now, its present position is in the square fronting the poet’s former house. It was about this time that his fontiane property had to be separately secured to her, and he seems by degrees to have had to sell everything that he owned; but, as he never lacked powerful and generous patrons, this was of small importance to him.

Although these earlier works refer to Aesop in their title, they collected many fables from more recent sources. Cancel Fpntaine your password?

But after all deductions much will remain, especially when it is remembered that one of the chief authorities for these anecdotes is Louis Racinea man who possessed intelligence and moral worth, and who received them from his father, La Fontaine’s attached friend for more than thirty years. After a long period of royal suspicion, he was admitted to the French Academy and his reputation in France has never faded since. Please enter recipient e-mail address es.


Jean de La Fontaine

What followed is told in one of the best known of the many stories bearing on his childlike nature. Fontainne create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.

Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. His first serious work was a translation or adaptation of the Eunuchus of Terence Hervart on hearing of the death, had set out at once to find La Fontaine.

This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat In the same year appeared the second book of the Contesand in the first six books of the Fableswith more of both kinds in Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item J’y allais was La Fontaine’s answer.

But there was always a providence for La Fontaine. Beast fable Baene story Katha. Even in the earlier years of his marriage, La Fontaine seems to have been much in Paris, but it was not until about that he became a regular visitor to the capital. The writer is represented in an ample cloak, sitting in contemplation on a gnarled tree on which a vine with grapes is climbing.


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He seems to have basns no trouble whatever about his affairs thenceforward; and could devote himself to his two different lines of poetry, as well as to that of theatrical composition.

Other appearances on postage stamps include the 55 centimes issue ofwith a medallion of the fable of The Wolf and the Lamb below him; [29] and the Monaco cent stamp commemorating the th anniversary of La Fontaine’s birth inin which the head and shoulders of the fabulist appear below some the more famous characters about which he wrote. Remember me on this computer. Ryder Silvestre de Sacy C.


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Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Another vacancy occurred, however, some months later, and to this Boileau was elected.

Many of the lines have entered the French language as standard phrases, often proverbial. One son was born to them inand was educated and taken care of wholly by his mother. You already fontainne rated this item.

In he was, at more than sixty years of age, recognized as one of the foremost men of letters of France. At this time the patron of French writing was the Superintendent Fouquetto whom La Fontaine was introduced by Jacques Jannart, a connection basen his wife’s.