The life of gargantua and of pantagruel (in french, la vie de gargantua et de pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by françois rabelais it is the story of two giants, a father (gargantua) and his son (pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein. François rabelais: françois rabelais, french writer and priest who for his contemporaries was an eminent physician and humanist and for posterity is the author of the comic masterpiece gargantua and pantagruel. Gargantua and pantagruel by francois rabelais is a collection of five novels describing the life and adventures of the giant pantagruel the first book describes his education, the second relates the early life of his father, and the remaining three books follow his adventures while trying to.
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