La Fontaine


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La Fon·taine

 (lə fŏn-tān′, lä fôN-tĕn′), Jean de 1621-1695.
French writer who collected the stories of Aesop and others in his Fables (1668-1694).

La Fontaine

(French la fɔ̃tɛn)
n
(Biography) Jean de (ʒɑ̃ də). 1621–95, French poet, famous for his Fables (1668–94)

La Fon•taine

(ˌlɑ fɒnˈtɛn, -ˈteɪn)
n.
Jean de (ʒɑ̃) 1621–95, French poet and fabulist.
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I affirm that he shared the general beatitude, and that, quite the reverse of La Fontaine, who, at the presentation of his comedy of the "Florentine," asked, "Who is the ill-bred lout who made that rhapsody?
I should have credit for this arrangement -- a far wiser one than that of La Fontaine and others, who reserve the impression to be conveyed until the last moment, and thus sneak it in at the fag end of their fables.
Assuming an attitude, she began, "La Ligue des Rats: fable de La Fontaine.
Address : 32, Rue De La Fontaine Des Vaux 78860 Saint-Nom La Bretche
POPULAR US-based artist Simeen Farhat's exhibition, The Breath of Poetry, opens at La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art, Manama tonight.
La Fontaine Centre for Contemporary Art hosted two talented architect artists Maura Franciosa (Italian architect) and Saif Al Sayed (Emirate architect artist).
Dans ce sens, le meme officier a egalement fait etat de la construction en cours d'une serie de sieges de brigades mobiles de la police judiciaire (BMBJ) implantees a travers les localites de M'chounech, Tolga et la fontaine des Gazelles, dans la commune de Loutaya.
Sept lieux ont ete touches: les abord du Stade de France, la salle de spectacle Le Bataclan (XIe), un restaurant rue Bichat (Xe), la rue de Charonne (XIe), l'avenue de la Republique (XIe), le boulevard Beaumarchais (III, IV, et XIe) et la rue de la Fontaine au roi (XIe).
When: Tomorrow at 6pm Where: La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art
To start the day, guests can choose to eat breakfast in the classy La Fontaine Dining Room or the 'fill-your-boots' Lido Restaurant.
Abayoglu's Entropy of Fusion exhibition opens in Bahrain tonight at La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art, Manama.
La premisa de la Fontaine parece regir los trabajos del presidente electo Enrique Pena Nieto y su equipo de transicion.