Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide by Bright Summaries

Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

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Kobo ebook | May 24, 2017

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of Pantagruel by François Rabelais, which recounts the adventures of the titular giant as he travels across France in search of knowledge. Along the way, he accomplishes many astonishing feats, demonstrates his dazzling intelligence and skill, and befriends the lively bon vivant Panurge. The book was judged obscene by the censors at the Sorbonne, but was immensely popular with the public thanks to its biting satire and crude, extravagant humour. Rabelais was a French Renaissance writer and humanist. He is best-known for his pentalogy of novels about the adventures of two giants, Pantagruel and Gargantua, and is considered to be one of the most significant writers in Western literature. 

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• A complete plot summary
• Character studies
• Key themes and symbols
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Title:Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading GuideFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 24, 2017Publisher:BrightSummaries.comLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:2806295912

ISBN - 13:9782806295910

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