Friday, August 20, 2010

Illustrated Fable: Leo Furens et Caprea


M0002 - M0003 - M0004

3. Leo Furens et Caprea. Conspecto leone furente, “O miseram et infelicem conditionem bestiarum,” inquit caprea, “siquidem etiam furiosos habiturae sumus leones, quorum mentis et rationis compotum saevitiam intolerabilem esse experimur.


Leo Mente Captus et Caprea

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M0003 = Perry341. Source: Camerarius 149. This is Perry 341. Compare the frog’s alarm about the angry bulls, #608.

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