An oversized book about oversized men overindulging in larger-than-life adventures.
I first read this book in 1980 or 1981 when a roommate had a copy. Read more
I ordered this book for a college class when the book arrived it wasn't the same book. It is still a Gargantua and Pantagruel book but the ISBN number is different than what is... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Megan Zoltowski
Classic comedy which is guaranteed to elicit from your lips a smile, and from your belly many a guffaw, Rabelais needs no laugh track. His stuff (five hundred years later! Read morePublished 20 months ago by art owen
I have to agree with some other reviewers here: this is a disappointment and certainly no replacement for the excellent Cohen translation previously available in Penguin... Read morePublished 22 months ago by J. Drayton
Turn off brain. Tune in to the web from 1531 to 1564. Ah, an interesting site. Francois Rabelais, talking about Pantagruel and Gargantua.... What?! This IS different. Read morePublished on June 19, 2013 by william newmoon
A must read for those interested in knowing the undercurrents of cultural events while Rabelais was alive. Good sleuthing! Read morePublished on February 19, 2013 by Charles Jordan