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The amorous history of the Gauls

Bussy, Roger de Rabutin comte de

The amorous history of the Gauls

Containing the intrigues and gallantries of the court of France, during the reign of Louis XIV. Written in French by Roger de Rabutin, Count de Bussy. And now translated into English.

by Bussy, Roger de Rabutin comte de

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Published by printed for S. Illidge; and sold by J. Osborn in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4040, no. 10.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],viii,[38],234[i.e.232],[4]p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16870517M

  I like European history, so I was intrigued to find this title. The book's main character is not Ceasar (thank the Gods), but one of his legates, Fronto. The story is about Ceasar's plan and activities leading up to the invasion of Gaul, and how he sacrifices the lives of /5. PREFACE. Titus Livius, the illustrious author of the Roman History, descended from a noble family in Rome, and was born at Patavium, now called Padua, in Italy, in the th year of Rome, fifty-eight years before the commencement of the Christian æra. Like many other literary men, his life was contemplative, rather than active; very few particulars, therefore, concerning him, have come down.

A Germanic tribe called the Franks migrated and took most of Gaul, which is modern day France. So the Franks became the French. Gauls or celts only have a magority in modern day Brittant in France, kind of sad knowing how fiercly the Gauls fought for Gaul especilly against the Romans. book called The Amorous History of Our Youth, which was quite an arch performance, starting with its title, an allusion to two books-Lermontov's A Hero of Our Time and a scan­ dalous character attack of the seventeenth century called The Amorous History of the Gauls by Bussy-Rabutin, Mme de Sevigne's cousin. Louis XIV exiled him for his book.

In The Amorous Heart, Marilyn Yalom tracks the heart metaphor and heart iconography across two thousand years, through Christian theology, pagan love poetry, medieval painting, Shakespearean drama, Enlightenment science, and into the present. She argues that the symbol reveals a tension between love as romantic and sexual on the one hand, and Author: Marilyn Yalom.   The Gauls were basically what the Romans called the conglomeration of tribes to the north of Rome in what is now modern France/Belgium/Germany. They weren't ever really under a single leader and never were united in a single tribe but were many, m.


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Free shipping for many products. The Gauls (Latin: Galli, Ancient Greek: Γαλάται, Galátai) were a group of Celtic peoples of Continental Europe in the Iron Age and the Roman period (roughly from the 5th century BC to the 5th century AD). The area they originally inhabited was known as Gaulish language forms the main branch of the Continental Celtic languages.

The Gauls emerged around the 5th century BC as. The amorous history of the Gauls Written in French by Roger de Rabutin, Count de Bussy, and now translated into English. London: printed for Sam. Illidge. MLA Citation. The amorous history of the Gauls book Bussy, Roger de Rabutin. The amorous history of the Gauls [microform] Written in French by Roger de Rabutin, Count de Bussy, and now translated into English printed for Sam.

* Gradually, the cultures of the Gauls and the Romans merged to create what is known as the Gallo-Roman society. The Romans brought roads, bridges and baths to Gaul, whilst the Gauls shared their craftmanship. Gaul then experienced three centuries of peace.

The famous "Pont du Gard", symbol of Gaul’s prosperity. Published on 16/10/ Gaul (gôl), Lat. Gallia, ancient designation for the land S and W of the Rhine, W of the Alps, and N of the Pyrenees. The name was extended by the Romans to include Italy from Lucca and Rimini northwards, excluding Liguria.

This extension of the name is derived from its settlers of the 4th and 3d cent. Get this from a library. The amorous history of the Gauls: Containing the intrigues and gallantries of the court of France, during the reign of Louis XIV. Written in French by Roger de Rabutin, Count de Bussy.

And now translated into English. [Roger de Rabutin Bussy, comte de]. Gaul (Latin Gallia, French Gaule) is the name given by the Romans to the territories where the Celtic Gauls (Latin Galli, French Gaulois) lived, including present France, Belgium, Luxemburg and parts of the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany on the west bank of the Rhine, and the Po Valley, in present ancient limits of Gaul were the Rhine River and the Alps on the east, the Mare Author: Bisdent.

Gaul, the region inhabited by the ancient Gauls, comprising modern-day France and parts of Belgium, western Germany, and northern Italy.

A Celtic race, the Gauls lived in an agricultural society divided into several tribes ruled by a landed class. A brief treatment of Gaul follows.

For full. Their first fully-fledged book, Astérix le Gaulois, appeared in ; and at the time of his death, 16 years later, Goscinny had just completed the script of the 24th, Astérix chez les Belges.

The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. Follow Us The navies of Rome and the Veneti Gauls clash resulting in a Roman victory.

This is the first recorded naval battle in the Atlantic Ocean. Search through the entire ancient history timeline. Specify between. Summary and Analysis Book I. Strictly speaking, there exists no Gallic nation. The country referred to as Gaul exists only in terms of a geographic label, for within its boundaries live three separate and warring peoples who differ in languages, customs, and laws.

These are the Belgae, the Aquitani, and the Celtae (Gauls). Of these, the bravest. The amorous history of the Gauls: Containing the intrigues and gallantries of the court of France, during the reign of Louis XIV.

Written in French by Roger de Rabutin, Count de Bussy. And now translated into English. Amadís de Gaula (Spanish: Amadís de Gaula, IPA: [amaˈðis ðe ˈɣaula]); is a landmark work among the chivalric romances which were in vogue in sixteenth-century Spain, although its first version, much revised before printing, was written at the onset of the 14th century.

The earliest surviving edition of the known text, by Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo (not Ordóñez de Montalvo), was Author: Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo. Roman History/Book XV. From Wikisource On the origin of the Gauls, and from whence they derive the names of Celts and Gauls; and of their treaties.—X.

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Origin and Early History. The Gauls were a branch of the great nations of the Indo-European family that in prehistoric times occupied parts of Asia and the greater part of Europe. They were known to the ancients as Celts or Gauls, and this name was applied without discrimination to all the barbarous peoples of the unknown west of Europe.

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.book reviews Though Knowing the Amorous Man may not totally succeed as New Historicism, it is invaluable as a study of Ise monogatari reception and commentary. Anyone who studies classical Japanese literature has to engage Ise own interest in the work deepened the more I studied medieval waka, and the more I saw how im.The Gauls, a group of Celts, inhabited mainland Europe.

They lived in independent barbaric tribes governed in a feudal manner by a chief magistrate. War represented a substantial part of Gaulish culture, influencing much of the Gauls’ social customs. Although known for its violence, Gaulish culture also produced beautiful art and brilliant orators.