Item #11231 Rabelais and His Word. Mikhail Bakhtin, Helene Iswolsky, Trans.

Rabelais and His Word

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1984.

Paperback. 8 1/4" X 5 1/2". xxiii, 484pp. Very mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of pictorial paper wraps. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

This classic work by the Russian philosopher and literary theorist Mikhail Bakhtin (1895–1975) examines popular humor and folk culture in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. One of the essential texts of a theorist who is rapidly becoming a major reference in contemporary thought, Rabelais and His World is essential reading for anyone interested in problems of language and text and in cultural interpretation.(Publisher). Very good. Item #11231
ISBN: 9780253203410

Price: $25.00