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Selected Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)
Selected Essays - Dover Thrift Editions
Author: Michel de Montaigne
ISBN-13: 9780486291093
ISBN-10: 048629109X
Publication Date: 5/20/1996
Pages: 96
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Publisher: Dover Publications
Book Type: Paperback
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The creator of the modern essay, Montaigne presented to the world a complete self portrait that was also a mirror in which humanity as a whole found itself reflected. His early essays contained strong elements of stoicism and skepticism, while later efforts indicate a greater balance and an acceptance of nature.