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The works of François Rabelais

by François Rabelais

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Published by Gibbings and Co. in [London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Peter Motteux, with the notes of Duchat, Ozell, and others ; introduction and revision by Alfred Wallis.
ContributionsUrquhart, Thomas, Sir, 1611-1660., Motteux, Peter Anthony, 1660-1718., Le Duchat, Jacob, 1658-1735., Ozell, Mr. d. 1743.
The Physical Object
Pagination5 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23361755M
OCLC/WorldCa6348077

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François Rabelais, pseudonym Alcofribas Nasier, (born c. Poitou, France—died probably April 9,Paris), French writer and priest who for his contemporaries was an eminent physician and humanist and for posterity is the author of the comic masterpiece Gargantua and four novels composing this work are outstanding for their rich use of Renaissance.

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by Robinson, W. Heath] Rabelais, Francois and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Complete Works of Rabelais: Faithfully Translated from the French with Variorum Notes and Numerous Illustrations by Rabelais, Francois & Dore & Siegal and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Rip-roaring and rib-tickling, François Rabelais's irreverent story of the giant The works of François Rabelais book, his giant son Pantagruel, and their companion Panurge is a classic of the written word.

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The Works of Francis Rabelais, Volume 1 François Rabelais Full view - Franciscan and then a Benedictine monk, a celebrated physician and professor of anatomy, and later cure of Meudon. The works of Rabelais are filled with life to the overflowing, hence the term "Rabelaisian." His principal protagonists, Gargantua and his son.

François Rabelais Biography. François Rabelais was born in or His father was a rich landowner and lawyer in charge of some government duties.

Somewhere around Rabelais enrolled to university where he studied law. In he joined the Franciscans in a convent named La Baumette. François Rabelais. François Rabelais was born in or His father was a rich landowner and lawyer in charge of some government duties.

Somewhere around Rabelais enrolled to university where he studied law. In he joined the Franciscans in a convent named La Baumette. Ten years after he became a monk in the convent Fontenay-le.

Frontispiece of Œuvres de François Rabelais showing the author holding open a gigantic book past which smaller people in costumes from various periods are filing, reading and taking notes. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rabelais, François, approximately. Works of François Rabelais.

[London: Gibbings and Co., ]. Gargantua and Pantagruel, collective title of five comic novels by François Rabelais, published between and The novels present the comic and satiric story of the giant Gargantua and his son Pantagruel, and various companions, whose travels and adventures are a vehicle for ridicule of the follies and superstitions of the times.

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The Works of François Rabelais, Translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Peter Motteux. (London: Gibbings and Company, ). Five volumes. 12mo, contemporary three-quarter brown morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers and boards, top edges gilt, uncut.

Rabelais's third book, published under his own name, was also banned. With support from members of the prominent du Bellay family (esp. Jean du Bellay), Rabelais received the approval from King François I, to continue to publish his collection.

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5 works of François Rabelais French Renaissance writer, doctor, Renaissance humanist, monk and Greek scholar () Translators: Thomas Urquhart, Peter Antony Motteux.

This ebook presents a collection of 5 works of François Rabelais. A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: GargantuaBrand: The Perfect Library. François Rabelais is known through his work more than through the details of his life, which are scanty.

Born in the late fifteenth century, he first chose the monastic life, then left to become a lay priest and make a career as a physician, teacher, and : University of California Press.

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Not perfect, there is a name written inside the front cover and a spot on the front cover. Some dirt wear spots on the outside edges of the pages. Otherwise in good Rating: % positive.Rabelais wrote various works, including almanacs, but he was chiefly known for the celebrated romance entitled "La Vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel".

This work comprises four books which appeared from (or ) to ; a fifth, the most daring in its ideas, appeared after the death of its author (); it is not certain that it is.François Rabelais (c. /? – ) (Click on the call number to view the digital facsimile of the book.) Pantagruel: Gordon R26 pt.1 Gordon R26 pt.2 Pantagruel, Roy des Dispodes, restitue a son naturel [Lyon]: Francoys Juste, Gargantua: Gordon R