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Author Fumaroli, Marc.

Uniform Title Poete et le roi. English
Title The poet and the king : Jean de La Fontaine and his century / Marc Fumaroli ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.

Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  841.4 L133Bf 2002    ---  Available
Description vii, 536 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Years of obscurity : from Arcadia to the academy -- Friendship and fear -- Nicolas Foucquet, or how not to become Louis XIV's favorite -- Rest and movement -- Sublimity and smiles -- Living versus the mechanical.
Subject La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
Authors, French -- 17th century -- Biography.
Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715.
France -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.
ISBN 0268038775 (cloth : acid-free paper)

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