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The Doctors

"The Doctors" is not a book by Jean de La Fontaine. Jean de La Fontaine is a renowned French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. He is famous for his Fables, which provided a model for the subsequent fabulists across Europe and numerous versions in France, and in French regional languages. Please provide the correct information.


Genre: Fable
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1668
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Submitted by davidb on September 28, 2023


								
One morning Doctor Much-the-Worse went out To see a patient, who was also tended By Doctor Much-the-Better. "Past a doubt," The former said, "this case is nearly ended. There's not a chance."--The latter trusted still In physic's aid: but while the twin concocters Disputed hard on plaister, draught, and pill, The patient died from this attack of doctors. "Look there," said one, "I told you how 'twould be!" The other said, "No doubt you're vastly clever; But if our friend had only followed me, I know he would have been as well as ever."
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Jean de La Fontaine

Jean de La Fontaine was a renowned French fabulist and one of the most famous poets during the French classical period. He was born on July 8, 1621, and died on April 13, 1695. Known for his literary style, he is best known for his "Fables", which are considered classics of French literature. His works were marked by his sophisticated style and moral substance, and his fables provided a scathing critique of French society during his time. more…

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