Books by François Rabelais

  • Gargantua

  • 3,081 ratings
  • 1992 by Philipp Reclam jun.

    (first published 1534)

  • Gargantua

  • 3,081 ratings
  • November 1st 2003 by Hesperus Press

    (first published 1534)

François Rabelais
  • François Rabelais

  • Date of birth: July 23, 1492
  • Died: October 11, 1552
  • Born: in Chinon, France.

  • Description: François Rabelais was a major French Renaissance writer, doctor and Renaissance humanist. He has historically been regarded as a writer of fantasy, satire, the grotesque, and both bawdy jokes and songs. Rabelais is considered one of the great writers of world literature and among the creators of modern European writing.

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