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|Statement||Robert D. Cottrell.|
|Series||Etudes de philologie et d"histoire -- 15|
|LC Classifications||PQ1605 B8C6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||169 p. --|
|Number of Pages||169|
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Cottrell Brantôme. The Writer as Portraitist of His Age by Robert D. Cottrell (pp. Brantôme was born in Brantôme : the writer as portraitist of his age book, Aquitaine, the third son of the baron de Bourdeille. His mother and maternal grandmother were both attached to the court of Marguerite of Navarre, on whose death in he went to Paris, and later () to Poitiers, to finish his /5.
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