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The Complete Essays

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The Complete Essays by Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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Nobody in Western civilization had ever tried to do what Montaigne set out to do. In a vivid, contemporary style he moves swiftly from thought to thought, often digressing from an idea only to return, having caught up with it elsewhere. In these essays, Montaigne lays out for his contemporaries and for us his plan for how a man might wisely live and wisely die - as he sets out to discover himself.

Author Biography

Born in 1533, Montaigne studied law and spent a number of years working as a counsellor before devoting his life to reading, writing and reflection. He died in 1586. Dr M.A. Screech is regarded as the world's greatest authority on Montaigne.
Release date NZ
January 1st, 1993
Contributor
Translated by M.A. Screech
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
index
Imprint
Penguin Classics
Pages
1360
Dimensions
129x198x58
ISBN-13
9780140446043
Product ID
1660465

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