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From 'The Ant and the Grasshopper' to 'The Hare and the Tortoise', this is an original collection of poems that retell some of the world's greatest and best-known fables. These previously unpublished and unjustly neglected translations capture beautifully the rhythm and vitality of La Fontain's classic work.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 122 x 194 x 18mm | 199.58g
  • Hesperus Press Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1843911728
  • 9781843911722
  • 602,298

About Jean de La Fontaine

French poet Jean de La Fontaine is most famous as the author of the "Fables," a collection of some 240 poems that appeared in 12 volumes between 1668 and 1694.

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