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The Heptameron

Marguerite de Navarre - Author

Paul A. Chilton - Translator

Paul A. Chilton - Introduction by

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ISBN 9780140443554 | 544 pages | 05 Jun 1984 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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Inspired by a royal project to produce a French Decameron, these seventy stories mirroring Renaissance France's version of the battle of the sexes are attributed to Rabelais's patron, the sister of Francis I.