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Published by Droz in Genève .
Written in English


  • Rabelais, François, ca. 1490-1553? -- Criticism and interpretation

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Edition Notes

SeriesEtudes rabelaisiennes ;, t. 17, Travaux d"humanisme et Renaissance ;, 193
ContributionsRabelais, François, ca. 1490-1553?
LC ClassificationsPQ1692 .A25 t. 17, PQ1694 .A25 t. 17
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 129 p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2807655M
LC Control Number83240093

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Get this from a library! François Rabelais: François Rabelais, the sixteenth-century French Humanist, was born in Touraine near the city of Chinon between the years and An ordained priest and medical doctor, he accompanied, first, the cardinal Jean Du Bellay (–), and then Guillaume Du Bellay (–), governor of. 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 .   between and – He is born. – He moves to Lyon, an intellectual center of his time. He also publishes his first book under the pseudonym Alcofribas Nasier, entitled Pantagruel King of the Dipsodes. – He begins working as a doctor at the Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon. He teaches medicine Montpellier. He publishes Gargantua.

(?–). The satirical stories of the French writer François Rabelais are still read today. His books tell of the adventures of two giants, father and son, Gargantua and Pantagruel. They make fun of the vices and foolishness of the people and institutions of Rabelais’s time. François Rabelais. ? French physician and writer whose most scathing works, Pantagruel () and Gargantua (), satires on the human condition and theology, were vehemently condemned by the Church. His name is a created anagram of Alcofribas Nasier. Originally a Franciscan priest, he engaged in literary exchanges with humanist scholars.   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 .   Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book I François RABELAIS François RABELAIS ( - ), translated by Sir Thomas URQUHART OF CROMARTY ( - c. ) and Peter Antony MOTTEUX ( - ).

François Rabelais has books on Goodreads with ratings. François Rabelais’s most popular book is Gargantua and Pantagruel. By: François Rabelais () 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 François 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. Ten years after the publication of the fourth book and nine after the supposed date of the author's death there appeared at Lyons sixteen chapters entitled l'Î'le sonnante par maistre François Rabelais, and two years later the entire fifth book was printed as such. In it took place with the others, and has ever since appeared with them. 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