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The essays of Michel de Montaigne

Author: Michel de MontaigneGeorge Burnham IvesAndré GideGrace NortonT M ClelandAll authors
Publisher: New York : Limited Editions Club, 1946.
Series: Limited Editions Club.; Publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains the essays of Michel de Montaigne, one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre. His essays muses on the human condition and covers a wide range of topics.
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Genre/Form: Essays
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Michel de Montaigne; Michel de Montaigne
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel de Montaigne; George Burnham Ives; André Gide; Grace Norton; T M Cleland; Aldus Printers,; Limited Editions Club,; Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 2163880
Notes: "Edition of fifteen hundred copies ... designed and decorated by T.M. Cleland ... and is printed by the Aldus Printers ... and is signed by T.M. Cleland"--Colophon.
Issued together in slipcase.
LC has copy no. 1 in slipcase.
Description: 4 volumes (xlvi, 2077 pages) ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Limited Editions Club.; Publications.
Other Titles: Essais.
Responsibility: translated by George B. Ives ; with an introduction by Andre Gide and an accompanying handbook to the essays, which includes the notes upon the text by the translator, and a series of comments on the essays by Grace Norton.

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Contains the essays of Michel de Montaigne, one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre. His essays muses on the human condition and covers a wide range of topics.

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