The Guide surveys the lives and works of 300 famous French writers. Entries are devoted to the primary writers, with some entries on important movements, literary groups and publications.The very early verse reads like uninspired if correct exercise in the complex late medieval forms, composed according to a series of rhetorical rules. ... The poem still, however, depends on its verbal ingenuity, its assonance, puns, and neologisms, although the ... La les plus grands les plus petitz destruisent, La les petitz peu ou poinct aux grands nuisent, La trouve Ton facon de prolonger Ce qui se doibtanbsp;...
|Title||:||Guide to French literature|
|Publisher||:||Saint James Press - 1994|