Gargantua and Pantagruel

Gargantua and Pantagruel Sources and ClassicNote Author

  • Bakhtin, Mikhail . Rabelais and His World.. Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1984.
  • Flatt, Lizann. . Cities and Statecraft in the Renaissance. New York: Crabtree Publishing Company, 2009.
  • Grendler, Paul F. . Renaissance Education Between Religion and Politics. Vermont: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2006.
  • Hayes, E. Bruce. Rabelais's Radical Farce: Late Medieval Comic Theater and Its Function in Rabelais. Vermont: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2010.
  • Manser, Martin H. . The Facts on File Dictionary of Proverbs, 2nd Edition. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 2007.
  • Rabelais, François. Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel. . Derby: Moray Press, 1894.
  • Rabelais, François; Trans. Donald M. Frame. Contributor Raymond C. La Charité. The Complete Works of Francois Rabelais.. California: University of California Press, 1999.
  • Tilley, Arthur Augustus. François Rabelais: French Men of Letters. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1907.
  • Williams, Gordon. A Dictionary of Sexual Language and Imagery in Shakespearean and Stewart Literature. New Jersey: Athlone Press, 1994.
  • Williams, Thomas Walter. A Compendious and Comprehensive Law Dictionary; Elucidating the Terms and General Principles of Law and Equity. London: J. Harper & Company, 1816.
  • Kushner, Eva. “Was King Picrochole Free? Rabelais between Luther and Erasmus.” Comparative Literature Studies. 14.4 (1977): 306-320. Web. 23 Oct 2014.


  • Weinberg, Florence M. “Panurges Route Down and Out in the Tiers Livre: A Katabasis.” Rabelais in Context: Proceedings of the 1991 Vanderbilt Conference. Ed. Barbara C. Bowen. Tennessee: Vanderbilt University, Summa Publications, Inc., 1993. 3-20. Print.


  • Williams, Wes. “The Political Education of the King.” The Cambridge Companion to Rabelais. Ed. John O'Brien. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 107-140. Print.

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