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The other , positive , aspect of Rabelais ' work is described by La Bruyère as "
genius and originality " ( génie , naturel ) as " exquisite and excellent , ” fit to
entertain the most delicate ( le mets des plus délicats ) . 52 “ Marot and Rabelais
The fact that his description refers to the carnival of 1788 , a comparatively late
event , is of no importance in this case . ... Although he described this festivity
much later , his presentation of the topic and a number of other considerations ...
We have a detailed description of Pantagruel ' s single combat with Werewolf .
This is an interplay of similar images . Werewolf advanced with gaping jaws ( la
gueule ouverte ) , and Pantagruel poured over his enemy some eighteen casks ...
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Mikhail Mikhailovich Bakhtin (Russian: Михаил Михайлович Бахти́н, pronounced [mʲɪxʌˈil mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ bʌxˈtʲin]) (November 17, 1895, Oryol – March 7, 1975) was a Russian philosopher, literary critic ... Read full review
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