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All the extant works of François Rabelais : an American translation with a critical text, variant readings, variorum notes and drawings attributed to Rabelais

Author
Rabelais, François, approximately 1490-1553?
Preferred Title
Works. English
Title
All the extant works of François Rabelais : an American translation with a critical text, variant readings, variorum notes and drawings attributed to Rabelais / by Samuel Putnam ; with illustrations by Alexander King.
Format
Book
Published
New York : Covici-Friede, 1929.
Description
3 v. (xxxviii, 1273 p., [151] leaves of plates) : 149 ill., 1 map ; 33 cm.
Other contributors
Putnam, Samuel, 1892-1950.
King, Alexander, 1900-1965.
Notes
Satirical fiction.
"The special edition is limited to two hundred numbered copies of which this is copy number 24"
Includes chronology of Rabelais' life, and bibliographical and textual notes.
Satire.
Essays.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • v. 1. The lives of Gargantua and Pantagruel, bks 1-3
  • v. 2. The life of Pantagruel, bks 4-5
  • v. 3. Miscellaneous works of François Rabelais. Works attributed to Rabelais. Appendices.
Kinsey subjects
Social conditions--France--16th century.
Anticlericalism--16th century.
Religion.
Subject headings
France.
Genre heading
Fiction.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
843.4 R12 aE 1929b
Location
Stacks
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