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The complete works of François Rabelais

Author: François Rabelais; Donald Murdoch Frame
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1991.
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Rip-roaring and rib-tickling, Francois Rabelais' irreverent story of the giant Gargantua, his giant son Pantagruel, and their companion Panurge is a classic of the written word. This translation,  Read more...

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Named Person: François Rabelais; François Rabelais
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: François Rabelais; Donald Murdoch Frame
ISBN: 0520064003 9780520064003 0520064011 9780520064010
OCLC Number: 24318968
Notes: "A Centennial book"--P. facing t.p.
"A Wake Forest studium book"--T.p. verso.
Description: xlvii, 1067 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The very horrific life of the Great Gargantua, father of Pantagruel --
Pantagruel, King of the Dipsodes, restored to his natural state with his frightful deeds and exploits --
The third book of the heroic deeds and sayings of the goood Pantagruel --
The fourth book of the heroic deeds and sayings of the good Pantagruel --
The fifth and last book of the heroic deeds and sayings of the good Pantagruel --
Miscellaneous writings.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: translated from the French by Donald M. Frame ; with a foreword by Raymond C. La Charité.
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"What Rabelais rubs our noses in is not dirt but the remarkable fact that man is a kind of sewer with a holy spirit hovering over it. [His work] stands, along with Montaigne, Machiavelli, Hamlet, Don Read more...

 
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