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All these initial chapters of “Monkey King” exhibit a rollicking exuberance, somewhat like Rabelais’s hyperbolic accounts of the giants Gargantua and Pantagruel.The action-packed saga ‘Monkey King: Journey to the West’ gets a modern take|Michael Dirda|March 3, 2021|Washington Post
Rabelais wrote Gargantua here, in this city devoted to the most Pantagruelian of pleasures.The Queen of the French Kitchen|Katie Baker|March 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After Honoré Daumier caricatured King Louis Philippe as Gargantua, he was sent to prison.Victor Navasky’s 7 Favorite Political Cartoons|Victor S. Navasky|April 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Now the Gargantua of Dijon could once more lay hands on the broad lands of the fair Jacqueline.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France
There was left only the monk to provide for; whom Gargantua would have made Abbot of Seuillé, but he refused it.
The monk then requested Gargantua to institute his religious order contrary to all others.
None did awake them, none did constrain them to eat, drink, nor do any other thing; for so had Gargantua established it.
Gargantua can procure for you wealth, honors, and influence.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 5 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)