Jean de La Fontaine


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Noun1.Jean de La Fontaine - French writer who collected Aesop's fables and published them (1621-1695)Jean de La Fontaine - French writer who collected Aesop's fables and published them (1621-1695)
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Contract notice: tni_jdlf - supply, installation and maintenance of interactive video systems for the primary school jean de la fontaine
Friar Jean de la Fontaine, guardian and confessor of the Franciscan Friary in Amboise, became Joan's spiritual confessor.
The bones from several graveyards in Paris, now at the catacombs, include the remains of many famous names including, amongst others, the writers FranAaAaAeAoois Rabelais (between 1494-1553), Jean de La Fontaine (1621-169 and Charles Perrault (1628-1703); sculptor FranAaAaAeAoois Girardon (1628-1715); paint Simon Vouet (I590-1649); the architects Salomon de Brosse (1571-1626), Claude Perrault (1613-1688) and also Jules Hardouin-Mansart (1646 - 1708).
Selon que vous serez puissant ou miserable, Les jugements de cour vous rendront blanc ou noir", a ecrit le poete francais du 17eme siecle Jean de La Fontaine.
In seventeenth-century France, Jean de La Fontaine was considered the master of the literary fable.
La premiere est une fiction d'animation de 11 minutes qui retrace en trois D la fable de Jean de La Fontaine.
Actress Valerie Cachard will be present from March 4-8 to explain the importance of French fabulist Jean de La Fontaine, one of the most controversial and well-known literary figures of 17th-century France.
Bracken suggests that it may have been inspired by the works of the celebrated French fabulist, Jean de La Fontaine.
Where in London was the Crystal Palace Jean de la Fontaine renowned?
Con dinero proveniente de sus padres y de la senora De Berny inicio una labor editorial para publicar las obras completas de Moliere y Jean de La Fontaine, pero el negocio no llego muy lejos y Balzac perdio mas de 15 000 francos.
En un interesante trabajo en que contrapone el pensamiento de Rene Descartes a la literatura de Jean de La Fontaine, Marcelo Abadi (1999) analiza el modo en que el fabulista frances resignifica la vida de Esopo incluyendola en la introduccion de sus propias fabulas.
Also known as House of Princes, it evokes part of France's history through illustrious characters like the Condes, the Savoies, Jean de La Fontaine, Cardinal Richelieu, Mazarin and Olympe.