Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais, Doctor in Physick, Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel.Together with the Pantagrueline Prognostication, the Oracle of the Divine Bacbuc

By: RABELAIS, Francis ROBINSON, W. Heath)

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(ROBINSON, W. Heath). RABELAIS, Francis. The Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais,Doctor in Physick, Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and S ayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel. Together with the Pantagrueline Prognostication, the Oracle of the Divine Bacbuc, and response of the bottle. Hereunto are annexed the Navigations unto the Sounding Isle and the Isle of the Apedefts: as likewise the Philosophical cream with a Limosin Epistle all done by Mr. Francis Rabelais In the French tongue and now faithfully translated into English 1653. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson. In Two Volumes. London : Privately Printed for the Navarre Society Limited, MCMXXI [1921]. Pp [i]-xvi,1-474,(2), frontis; [i]-xvi,1-462,(2), frontis. Text Illustrations. 8vo, white cloth, gilt to front board and spine, top edge gilt.François Rabelais (ca 1494 – 1553) was a major French Renaissance writer, doctor and Renaissance humanist. He has historically been regarded as a writer of fantasy, satire, the grotesque, and both bawdy jokes and songs. Wearto spine ends, smudges and ink stains to cloth, foxing to endpapers and so me leaves, else good only. The 2-volume set for 75.00

Title: Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais, Doctor in Physick, Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel.Together with the Pantagrueline Prognostication, the Oracle of the Divine Bacbuc

Author Name: RABELAIS, Francis ROBINSON, W. Heath)

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Publisher: Privately Printed for the Navarre Society Limited, London, 1921,:

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