A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1 From the Beginning to 1800
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A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1 From the Beginning to 1800

By George Saintsbury
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  • A HISTORY OF THE FRENCH NOVEL
  • A HISTORY OF THE FRENCH NOVEL
    • (TO THE CLOSE OF THE 19TH CENTURY)
    • M.A. AND HON. D.LITT. OXON.; HON. LL.D. ABERD.; HON. D.LITT. DURH.; FELLOW OF THE BRITISH ACADEMY; HON. FELLOW OF MERTON COLLEGE, OXFORD; LATE PROFESSOR OF RHETORIC AND ENGLISH LITERATURE IN THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH
    • VOL. I
    • FROM THE BEGINNING TO 1800
      • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1917
    • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1917
  • PREFACE
  • ADDENDA AND CORRIGENDA
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CONTENTS
  • CHAPTER I
    • INTRODUCTORY
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER II
    • THE MATTERS OF FRANCE, ROME, AND BRITAIN
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER III
    • ROMANS D'AVENTURES
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER IV
    • THE BEGINNINGS OF PROSE FICTION
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER V
    • ALLEGORY, FABLIAU, AND PROSE STORY OF COMMON LIFE
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER VI
    • RABELAIS
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER VII
    • THE SUCCESSORS OF RABELAIS AND THE INFLUENCE OF THE "AMADIS" ROMANCES
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER VIII
    • THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY NOVEL—I
      • The Pastoral and Heroic Romance, and the Fairy Story
    • The Pastoral and Heroic Romance, and the Fairy Story
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER IX
    • THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY NOVEL—II
      • From "Francion" to "La Princesse de Clèves"—Anthony Hamilton[247]
      • Note on Télémaque
    • From "Francion" to "La Princesse de Clèves"—Anthony Hamilton[247]
    • Note on Télémaque
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER X
    • LESAGE, MARIVAUX, PRÉVOST, CRÉBILLON
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER XI
    • THE PHILOSOPHE NOVEL
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • CHAPTER XII
    • "SENSIBILITY." MINOR AND LATER NOVELISTS.
      • THE FRENCH NOVEL, C. 1800
    • THE FRENCH NOVEL, C. 1800
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • APPENDICES
  • CHRONOLOGICAL CONSPECTUS OF THE PRINCIPAL WORKS OF FRENCH FICTION NOTICED IN THIS VOLUME
    • 11th Century
      • 12th Century
      • 13th Century
      • 14th Century
      • 15th Century
      • 16th Century
      • 17th Century
      • 18th Century
    • 12th Century
    • 13th Century
    • 14th Century
    • 15th Century
    • 16th Century
    • 17th Century
    • 18th Century
  • BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES
    • Chapter I
      • Chapter II
      • Chapter III
      • Chapter IV
      • Chapter V
      • Chapter VI
      • Chapter VII
      • Chapter VIII
      • Chapter IX
      • Chapter X
      • Chapter XI
      • Chapter XII
    • Chapter II
    • Chapter III
    • Chapter IV
    • Chapter V
    • Chapter VI
    • Chapter VII
    • Chapter VIII
    • Chapter IX
    • Chapter X
    • Chapter XI
    • Chapter XII
  • INDEX
    • THE END
  • A HISTORY OF ENGLISH PROSODY
    • FROM THE TWELFTH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT DAY
      • Three Vols. 8vo.
      • SOME PRESS OPINIONS OF VOLUME I.
    • Three Vols. 8vo.
    • SOME PRESS OPINIONS OF VOLUME I.
    • A HISTORY OF ENGLISH PROSODY
      • SOME PRESS OPINIONS OF VOLUME II.
    • SOME PRESS OPINIONS OF VOLUME II.
  • OTHER WORKS
    • BY
    • DR. GEORGE SAINTSBURY
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