The Complete Essays

Author: Michel Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141915935
Size: 13.49 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4284
Download Read Online
Michel de Montaigne was one of the most influential figures of the Renaissance, singlehandedly responsible for popularising the essay as a literary form.

Apology For Raymond Sebond

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9781603844017
Size: 22.95 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 1767
Download Read Online
The result is the Apology for Raymond Sebond, a classic of Counter-Reformation thought and a masterpiece of Renaissance literature.

The Complete Works

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Everyman Publishers
ISBN: 9781857152593
Size: 31.57 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 4193
Download Read Online
This complete edition of his works supplements the Essays with travel diaries and letters, thereby completing the portrait of a true Renaissance man.

How To Live

Author: Sarah Bakewell
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446450902
Size: 57.76 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 7700
Download Read Online
Into these essays he put whatever was in his head: his tastes in wine and food, his childhood memories, the way his dog's ears twitched when it was dreaming, events in the appalling civil wars raging around him.

Montaigne Melancholy

Author: Michael Andrew Screech
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742508637
Size: 56.53 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1647
Download Read Online
His balanced temperament, sanguine and melancholic, promised genius but threatened madness. When he started hisEssays, Montaigne was upset by an attack of melancholy humor: He became temperamental and unbalanced.

On Friendship

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN:
Size: 57.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6435
Download Read Online
Michel de Montaigne was the originator of the modern essay form; in these diverse pieces he expresses his views on relationships, contemplates the idea that man is no different from any animal, argues that all cultures should be respected, ...

Shakespeare S Montaigne

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590177223
Size: 65.57 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3245
Download Read Online
Altogether, this book provides a remarkable new experience of not just two but three great writers who ushered in the modern world.

On Solitude

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141043857
Size: 77.91 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2044
Download Read Online
Written in the literary style of the French Renaissance, "On Solitude" is de Montaigne's stoic reflection on living a life of imagination and virtue.

Essays

Author: Michel de Montaigne
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780140178975
Size: 73.35 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5595
Download Read Online
No Marketing Blurb Taken together, this selection of essays forms an exquisitely drawn portrait that depicts the strength and warmth of Montaigne's personality.