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Essays of Montaigne (Vol 1): Translated by E.J. Trechmann.

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Montaigne wrote in a rather crafted rhetoric designed to intrigue and involve the reader, sometimes appearing to move in a stream-of-thought from topic to topic and at other times employing a structured style that gives more emphasis to the didactic nature of his work. His arguments are often supported with quotations from Ancient Greek, Latin and Italian texts such as De rerum natura by Lucretius and the works of Plutarch.
With an introduction by the Rt. Hon. J.M. Robertson (author of Montaigne and Shakespeare). This version is in two volumes, this is Volume 1.

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Author(s):
Michel de Montaigne; Translated by E.J. Trechmann
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
614
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Essays of Montaigne (Vol 1)

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Montaigne wrote in a rather crafted rhetoric designed to intrigue and involve the reader, sometimes appearing to move in a stream-of-thought from topic to topic and at other times employing a structured style that gives more emphasis to the didactic nature of his work. His arguments are often supported with quotations from Ancient Greek, Latin and Italian texts such as De rerum natura by Lucretius and the works of Plutarch.
With an introduction by the Rt. Hon. J.M. Robertson (author of Montaigne and Shakespeare). This version is in two volumes, this is Volume 1.

Author(s):
Michel de Montaigne; Translated by E.J. Trechmann
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1927
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
614
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Essays of Montaigne (Vol 1)

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