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Gargantua and Pantagruel.

Author: François Rabelais; Thomas Urquhart; Peter Anthony Motteux
Publisher: Chicago, Encyclopædia Britannica [1955, ©1952]
Series: Great books of the Western world, v. 24.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by Franco̧is Rabelais. It is the story of two giants, a father (Gargantua) and his son (Pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein."--Wikipedia.
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Rabelais, François, approximately 1490-1553?
Gargantua and Pantagruel.
Chicago, Encyclopædia Britannica [1955, ©1952]
(OCoLC)756441461
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: François Rabelais; Thomas Urquhart; Peter Anthony Motteux
OCLC Number: 913628
Description: xi, 318 pages 25 cm.
Contents: Book 1. The inestimable life of the great Gargantua, Father of Pantagruel --
Book 2. Pantagruel, King of the Dipsodes, with his heroic acts and prowlesses --
Book 3. The heroic deeds and sayings of the good Pantagruel --
Book 4. The author's epistle dedicatory, the author's prologue.
Series Title: Great books of the Western world, v. 24.
Other Titles: Pantagruel.
Gargantua et Pantagruel.
Responsibility: Translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Peter Motteux.

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"The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by Franco̧is Rabelais. It is the story of two giants, a father (Gargantua) and his son (Pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein."--Wikipedia.

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