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After Montaigne : contemporary essayists cover the "essays"

Author: David Lazar; Patrick Madden
Publisher: Athens The University of Georgia Press 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats

Writers of the modern essay can trace their chosen genre all the way back to Michel de Montaigne (1533-92). But save for the recent notable best seller How to Live, Montaigne is largely ignored.  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lazar; Patrick Madden
ISBN: 9780820351377 0820351377 9780820348155 0820348155
OCLC Number: 1119007102
Description: xiii, 252 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 23 cm
Responsibility: edited by David Lazar and Patrick Madden.


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Though Montaigne wrote more than 400 years ago, he feels ageless to these writers, who celebrate his 'drily mellifluous voice,' discursive style, and relentless curiosity. With flair, wit, and Read more...

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