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We have collected for you the best fables and fairy tales ever written. This collection begins with tales from Hans Christian Andersen and Charles Perrault, two absolute masters of the genre, whose stories have been universally read ever since: "The Beauty and the Beast", "Cinderella", T"he Fairies", and "Hansel and Gretel".
As for the fables, Jean de la Fontaine is the most famous French fabulist ever; he was recognized as one of the foremost men of letters of France, and his Fables are still learned by every child as an essential part of moral culture.

Rendered in elegant translation, enjoy the most famous fables of La Fontaine, along with lesser-known but most interesting ones. Here is a list of our compilation:
  • The City rat and the Country rat;
  • The Frog that wished to be as big as the ox;
  • The Council held by the Rats;
  • The Raven and the Fox;
  • The Dog and the Cat;
  • The Two mules;
  • The Wolf and the Dog;
  • The Swallow and the little birds;
  • The Cat and the Thrush;
  • The Wolf and the Lamb;
  • The Dragon with many heads;
  • The eagle and the beetle;
  • The Lion and the Rat;
  • The Lion grown old;
  • The little Fish and the Fisher;
  • The Lion going to War;
  • The Sick Lion and the Fox.
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