Book recommendation:

How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer

Sarah Bakewell
Hardcover
ISBN 0701178922
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Montaigne was the first blogger: wrote essays about whatever interested him, and unlike later essayists he wasn't afraid to ramble and let people look inside his head. Fascinating man, and this is the entrancing story of his life and works. One of my favourite books ever.

-- @gnat, July 2015.

 

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