Pierre-Édouard Deldique receives in Idées Jean-Michel Delacomptée for his book “Jean de la Fontaine, portrait of an apple tree in flower”.
How have the fables of a 17th century poet been able to cross the centuries?
“How to submit to fashions and transcend them to reach posterity? “, asks himself Jean-Michel Delacomptéeour guest, in his book: “ Jean de la Fontaine, portrait of an apple tree in bloom », published in Cherche midi.
The question will be at the heart of this issue.
Jean-Michel Delacomptée has published numerous portraits of historical figures and men of letters, Saint-Simon in particular.