This new translation of montaigne's immortal essays received great acclaim when it was first published in the complete works of montaigne in the 1957 edition the new. Essays of michael lord of montaigne translated by john florio the first book volume 1, the by montaigne, michel de eyquem / florio, john (translator) and a. Montaigne anticipated much of modern thought, and was profoundly shaped by the classics his essays, so personal yet so urbane, continue to challenge and. Michel de montaigne was one of the most influential figures of the renaissance, singlehandedly responsible for popularising the essay as a literary form this penguin. Of bookes michel eyquem de montaigne 1909-14 literary and philosophical essays the harvard classics.
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