Jean de La Fontaine

Date 1621 - 1695
Biographical NotesFrench poet, best known as author of the 'Fables' (1668-1694), considered one of the chief works of French literature.
Work(s)Author of Tortue et les deux Canards (La) (1679) in Fables choisies mises en vers
Author of Rat et l'Huître (Le) (1671) in Fables choisies mises en vers