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Master Francis Rabelais Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel

By: Thomas Urquhart

...OF THE LIVES, HEROIC DEEDS AND SAYINGS OF GARGANTUA AND HIS SON PANTAGRUEL T ranslated into English by Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty and Peter Anton... ...s of his life. Like Descartes and Balzac, he was a native of Touraine, and T ours and Chinon have only done their duty in each of them erecting in rec... ...s dangerous and tending to freethought and heresy, took possession of him. T o it he owed the warm friendship of Pierre Amy and of the celebrated Guil... ...al f. Eccentric f. Common f. Aethereal and Junonian f. Lordly f. Arctic f. Palatine f. Heroic f. Principal f. Genial f. Pretorian f. Inconstant f. Ele... ..., that there is no exercise, sport, game, play, nor recreation in all this palatine, palatial, or parlia- mentary world, more aromatizing and fragrant...

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