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Jean de La Fontaine, (8 July 1621 – 13 April 1695) was a famous French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is known above all for his Fables, which provided a model for subsequent fabulists across Europe and numerous alternative versions in France, and in French regional languages. After a long period of royal suspicion, he was at last admitted to the French Academy and his reputation in France has never faded since. Evidence of this is found in the many pictures and statues of the writer, as well as later depictions on medals, coins and postage stamps.

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List of poems by Jean de La Fontaine 16 total

Le Corbeau et le Renard
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Le Lièvre et la Tortue 163 Views
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La Cour du Lion
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Conseil tenu par les Rats 37 Views
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An Animal In The Moon.
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A Monseigneur le Dauphin 26 Views
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Le Loup et l’Agneau
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Death And The Woodman.
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Death And The Unfortunate.
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A Confidant Without Knowing It; Or The Stratagem
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Democritus And The People Of Abdera.
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Alice Sick 6 Views
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Against The Hard To Suit.
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An Imitation Of Anacreon
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Another Imitation Of Anacreon
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Democritus And The People Of Abdera (Prose Fable)
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