Map of the French Department of Indre-et-Loire - No.37
Map of the French Department of Indre-et-Loire - No.37, featuring inset illustrations of Chenonceaux, Langeais, Loches, Amboise and portraits of Rene Descartes, French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist, dubbed the father of modern philosophy and Francois Rabelais, a major French Renaissance writer, physician, Renaissance humanist, monk and Greek scholar.
© The Roseries Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Pantagruel & Gargantua
Gargantua & his son Pantagruel are influenced by the 'fruits of the vine' from an early age... Please note: Credit must appear as Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/Mary Evans Picture Library
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1532, 64, Age, Books, Early, Folk, Gargantua, Giant, Historical, History, Influenced, Pantagruel, Personification, Published, Rabelais, Son, Tale