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THE FABLES OF LA FONTAINE

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A reading by H. S. Ede from the translation of Edward Marsh
On June 28 H. S. Ede read a selection from the Fables of La Fontaine in the translation by Sir Edward Marsh , which is well known for the clever and exceedingly amusing way in which the fables have been freely adapted for everyday speech. Tonight he is to read a further selection, the fables being : — ' Cat into Lady ', ' The Drunkard and his Wife', 'The Gardener and the Squire ', ' The Lion and the Gnat', ' The Old Man and the Three Youths ', ' The Oak and the Reed '. He will give yet another reading on July 17.

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Reading By: H. S. Ede
Unknown: Edward Marsh
Unknown: H. S. Ede
Translation By: Sir Edward Marsh

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