Some of Jean de La Fontaine’s fables have ancient origins. The writer was inspired by several sources, including the Arab tales of Kalila and Dimna. We invite you to take a journey back over 2,000 years and see the Fables in a new light, accompanied by the delicate miniature paintings that illustrated the stories at their source.
Age : From 6 years•Size : 16 x 23 cm•Volume : 56 pages•Price : 16.5€•ISBN : 978-2-930938-66-0 •Rights sold :
Isabelle Imbert has a doctorate in the History of Islamic Art, and is an author, podcast host and content creator. A graduate of the Université Paris-Sorbonne, she is a specialist in artistic and cultural exchanges between the Muslim East and the Christian West, a subject she has been passionate about for nearly fifteen years. She currently lives in Manchester in the United Kingdom.