Rabelais and his world

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M.I.T. Press, 1968 - Literary Criticism - 484 pages
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User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Quintessential literary theory. Just a shame I know virtually nothing about Rabelais, or his works. For clarity's sake; I have skipped the parts that pertained solely to Rabelais. There was just no ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stephanie - Goodreads

Interesting but where are Bakhtin's proofs for his assertions? He made a lot of axiomatic statements without qualifying them. Troubling. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
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ONE Rabelais in the History of Laughter
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TWO The Language of the Marketplace in Rabelais
145
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