The Tales and Novels of Jean De La Fontaine

This vintage hardcover two-volume set is bound in black cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Spines have gilt lily-of-the-valley emblems, and the slogan "Salon Edition" printed at the bottom. Soil and some spotting to covers; endpapers slightly browned; light edgewear. Bindings tight. These privately printed translations of de la Fontaine's work include frontispiece portraits of the French fabulist. Each volume is approx. 250 pages, 6"x9".


  • THE TALES AND NOVELS OF JEAN DE LA FONTAINE: 2 VOLUMES
  • Jean De la Fontaine
  • Privately Printed, New York, 1929