The Battlefield Taunt: Violence and Humor in the Chansons de Geste
By Gerald Herman
Annuale mediaevale, Vol. 13 (1972)
Synopsis: Examines verbal exchanges and taunts given during battle in French Chansons de Geste, such as the Song of Roland, Gormot et Isembart, Le Chavalerie de Ogier and other medieval works.