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Book Description

Book I.The Inestimable Life of the Great Gargantua Father of Pantagruel: Book II. Pantagruel King of the Dipsode with his Heroic Acts and Prowesses: Book III. The Heroic Deeds and Sayings of the Good Pantagruel King of the Dipsodes: Book IV. The Heroic Deeds and Sayings of the Good Pantagruel His Voyages and Wonders: Book V. The Heroic Deeds and Sayings of the Good Pantagruel His Visit to the Oracle. Original decorated cloth. gilt. Cloth a little rubbed, corners bumped. Top edge gilt. Pages untrimmed. Bookplate to fep, and shading to ffep of each Volume. Previous owners Name/address/ date to ffep of Volume One . Text clean and bright as are the plates which all have tissue guards. A handsome set translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Peter Motteux, with the notes of Duchat, Ozell, and Others; Introduction and Revision by Alfred Wallis.
Author Rabelais, Francois {M. Alcofribas}
Date 1897
Binding Cloth, gilt.
Publisher Gibbings and Company Limited, London
Condition Very Good

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