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To overcome a crisis of melancholy after the death of his father, Montaigne withdrew to his country estates and began to write, and in the highly original essays that resulted he discussed themes such as fathers and children, conscience and cowardice, coaches and cannibals, and, above all, himself. On Some Lines of Virgil opens out into a frank discussion of sexuality and makes a revolutionary case for the equality of the sexes. In On Experience he superbly propounds his thoughts on the right way to live, while other essays ...

Essays 2015, Jazzybee Verlag

ISBN-13: 9783849699871


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Essays 2013, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780141389646


Essays 2005, Macmillan Collector's Library, London

ISBN-13: 9781904919599

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Essays 1993, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780140178975

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The Essays 1990, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Chicago :: London

ISBN-13: 9780852295311

Essays 1959, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780140440836

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