Michel de Montaigne's Complete Essays Collection

Michel de Montaigne's Complete Essays Collection

by Michel de Montaigne, Michel de Montaigne
     
 
Michel de Montaigne (February 28, 1533 � September 13, 1592) was one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre, and commonly thought of as the father of modern skepticism. He became famous for his effortless ability to merge serious intellectual exercises with casual anecdotes and autobiography�and

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Michel de Montaigne (February 28, 1533 � September 13, 1592) was one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre, and commonly thought of as the father of modern skepticism. He became famous for his effortless ability to merge serious intellectual exercises with casual anecdotes and autobiography�and his massive volume Essais (translated literally as "Attempts" or "Trials") contains, to this day, some of the most widely influential essays ever written.
-Wikipedia.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016300177
Publisher:
Castaway Family Press
Publication date:
03/05/2013
Series:
Montaigne Complete Essay Collection , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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Michel de Montaigne (February 28, 1533 � September 13, 1592) was one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre, and commonly thought of as the father of modern skepticism. He became famous for his effortless ability to merge serious intellectual exercises with casual anecdotes and autobiography�and his massive volume Essais (translated literally as "Attempts" or "Trials") contains, to this day, some of the most widely influential essays ever written.
-Wikipedia.com

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