An excellent introduction to Montaigne that is as engrossing as a Dick Francis thriller.Published 8 days ago by Amazon Customer
I have to confess I gave up on this after two or three of the short chapters.
I found the writer's style intensely irritating, there were too many assertions about what people... Read more
a great introduction to Montaigne, which wears its learning lightly. As Ms. Bakewell would be the first to point out, she has her own reading of Montaigne. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Dr. John G. Vernon
A biography of literature's first essayist organized around twenty-one answers to the question: How to Live? Read morePublished 7 months ago by clahain
The collections of Essays written by the Frenchman Michel de Montaigne in the latter years of the 16th Century have long enthralled and entertained readers. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Douglas Kemp