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Jean de la Fontaine

Poet (8-Jul-1621 — 13-Apr-1695)


Marie Odile Sweetser. La Fontaine. Twayne. 1987. 166pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.140)

  7. European Authors 1000-1900 (pp.515-16)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.574)

  9. A Short Biographical Dictionary of Foreign Literature (p.153)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.286)

  11. Who's Who in Europe, 1450-1750 (p.170)

  12. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.29)

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