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A carnivalesque atmosphere permeates the entire episode ; it ties into one
grotesque knot the slaughter , the dismemberment and disemboweling , bodily
life , abundance , fat , the banquet , merry improprieties , and finally childbirth .
Finally he let go a great household fart . " He ' s healed now all right ? ” Panurge
exclaimed , giving him a glass of strong white wine with a slice of sugared toast .
And healed he was , though for the next three weeks very hoarse and sorely ...
Finally , in the “ New Monologue of Fools ' 23 we find as many as one hun . dred
and fifty epithets . Thus Triboulet ' s blazoning eulogy had a traditional character
and was thought by Rabelais ' contemporaries to be self - explanatory . We have
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ONE Rabelais in the History of Laughter
TWO The Language of the Marketplace in Rabelais
THREE PopularFestive Forms and Images in Rabelais
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