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Published: 16 May 2017

576 Pages | Numerous illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198739661

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The School of Montaigne in Early Modern Europe

Volume Two: The Reader-Writer

Warren Boutcher

  • Offers an interdisciplinary analysis of Montaigne's Essais and their fortunes in early modern Europe and the modern western university
  • Presents a new picture of the book's significance in literary and intellectual history
  • Volume Two focuses on the reader/writers across Europe who used the Essais to make their own works