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14 The scholar was to persuade Gargantua by means of a wise and eloquent
oration to return the bells . He was promised , as we have seen , a handsome “
carnivalesque ” reward of hose and sausage and wine . When Janotus , wearing
Gargantua takes the prognosis seriously and relates it to contempo - . rary events
, sadly foreseeing the persecution of ... Let Gargantua seek in the prophecy the
deepest implications , all that the Friar sees is POPULAR - FESTIVE FORMS 287.
A different character is presented by Chapter 11 of the same book ( Gargantua ) .
Gargantua ' s childish amusements are here pictured with the aid of proverbs and
various common expressions . But they follow each other without any logical ...
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