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How to live, or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer

Author: Sarah Bakewell
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How to get on well with people, how to deal with violence, how to adjust to losing someone you love? How to live? This question obsessed Renaissance nobleman Michel Eyquem de Montaigne (1533-92), who  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bakewell, Sarah.
How to live, or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer.
London : Chatto & Windus, 2010
(DLC) 2010399210
Named Person: Michel de Montaigne; Michel de Montaigne; Michel de Montaigne
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Bakewell
ISBN: 1590514262 9781590514269 9781446450901 1446450902
OCLC Number: 888546856
Awards: Winner of Duff Cooper Memorial Prize 2010
Short-listed for Costa Biography Award 2010
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 387 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Other Titles: How to live
Life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer
Responsibility: Sarah Bakewell.

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"With this splendidly conceived and exquisitely written double biography - of both Montaigne the man and Montaigne the book - Sarah Bakewell should persuade another generation to fall in love with Read more...

 
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