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La Fontaine and his friends : a biography / by Agnes Ethel Mackay.

Author/Creator:
Mackay, Agnes Ethel.
Publication:
New York : G. Braziller, 1973, ©1972.
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Subjects:
La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
Summary:
This biography explores the impressive body of work of the famous French poet, La Fontaine.
Contents:
Childhood and early life at Château-Thierry
Chez Fouquet
An interlude
Four friends
The boullons and their circle
At the luxembourg
Madame de la Sablière
The academy and the theatre
Friends in England and France
Princes and patrons
The conversion
The fables.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1973
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0807606944
9780807606940
OCLC:
754628