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Montaigne( )
Author: Friedrich, Hugo
Editor: Desan, Philippe
Translator: Eng, Dawn
Publication Date:Jul 1991
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

Friedrich considers the Montaigne of the Essays on of the first "moralists" in the French sense of the term, recording with anthropological fervor and in fresh, informal language the full spectrum of human thought and commerce as he saw it. Philippe Desan, who introduces this fine translation, commends Friedrich's holistic interpretation of Montaigne's unstructured creation, so often reduced by critics to its smallest fragments. Friedrich, says Desan, evokes "an epoch,...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / French
Fiction / Short Stories (Single Author)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.084 x 8.892 x 1.079 Inches
Book Weight:1.549 Pounds

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