The Complete Essays

In 1572, Montaigne – nobleman, humanist, and thoroughly Renaissance man – retired to the seclusion of his estate in the Dordogne and started to write. From his pen poured a...

Ensaios: Que Filosofar É Aprender A Morrer E Outros Ensaios

Eis um livro que influenciou todos os grandes pensadores, no mundo inteiro: os Ensaios, de Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592), que reúne textos independentes sobre temas diversos,...

The Essays

"The Essays" of Michel de Montaigne are contained in three books and 107 chapters of varying length. Montaigne's stated design in writing, publishing and revising...

The Complete Essays of Montaigne

"A faithful translation is rare; a translation which preserves intact the original text is very rare; a perfect translation of Montaigne appears impossible. Yet Donald Frame has...

Favourite Essays: An Anthology

Here, in this unusual collection, are some of the greatest essays in Western literature. Witty, informative and imaginative, the topics vary from starvation in Ireland, fine...