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People/Characters: Michel de Montaigne

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2000 Years of Disbelief: Famous People with the Courage to Doubt by James A. Haught
The Age of Reason Begins by Will Durantnot in English Common Knowledge
Apology for the Woman Writing by Jenny Diski
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
A Brief History of France by Cecil Jenkins
The Cambridge Companion to Montaigne by Ullrich Langer
The Complete Essays by Michel de Montaigne
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Economic Thought Before Adam Smith by Murray Rothbard
Essais de Michel seigneur de Montaigne. Avec des notes; & une Table générale des matières, plus utile que celles qui avoient paru jusqu'ici. Par Pierre Coste. Nouv. éd., augm. de la vie de Montagne [sic], & de nouv. notes qui ne se trouvent point dans les éd. précédents. T. 1-7 by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Examined Lives: From Socrates to Nietzsche by Jim Miller
Famous Utopias of the Renaissance by Frederic R. White
From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life—1500 to the Present by Jacques Barzun
Happy: Why More or Less Everything is Absolutely Fine by Derren Brown
The Honest Courtesan: Veronica Franco, Citizen and Writer in Sixteenth-Century Venice by Margaret F. Rosenthal
How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
Imperfect Garden: The Legacy of Humanism by Tzvetan Todorov
In the dozy hours, and other papers by Agnes Repplier
Lesezeichen [Lesezeichen] : Zentral- und Hochschulbibliothek Luzernnot in English Common Knowledge
Michel De Montaigne by Edward Dowden
Michel de Montaigne by Madeleine Lazard
Montaigne by Jacques Chaban-Delmas
Montaigne by Stefan Zweig
Montaigne by Peter Burke
Montaigne by Hugo Friedrich
Montaigne à cheval by Jean Lacouture
Montaigne: A Biography by Donald Murdoch Frame
A Natural History of Human Emotions by Stuart Walton
Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist by Walter Arnold Kaufmann
On Friendship by Michel de Montaigne
On Solitude by Michel de Montaigne
The skeptics of the French renaissance by John Owen
The St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre: A Brief History with Documents by Barbara B. Diefendorf
Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
When I Am Playing with My Cat, How Do I Know That She Is Not Playing with Me?: Montaigne and Being in Touch with Life by Saul Frampton
Why I Read: The Serious Pleasure of Books by Wendy Lesser
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez

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Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592) was one of the most influential humanists and writers of the French Renaissance, best known for his essays.

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