biography-memoir books
  • Biography & Memoir books
  • Montaigne: A Life
    Views : 210
    Pages : 824

    by: Philippe Desan Steven Rendall Lisa Neal

    Publisher: pPrinceton University Press

    Book Description

    Revisiting the public and private life of the extraordinary humanist in light of religious divisions of the 16th century.

    In this translated work of scholarly minutiae, French Renaissance historian and Montaigne expert Desan (Renaissance ... more

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    ISBN-13: 9780691167879

    Language: English

  • Charles Dickens
    Views : 52
    Pages : 176

    by: Jenny Hartley

    Publisher: pOxford University Press

    Book Description

    Restless, tireless, and prolific, Dickens “became an adjective in his own lifetime.”

    As part of Oxford’s informative Introduction series, Hartley (English/Univ. of Roehampton; Charles Dickens and the House of Fallen Women, 20 ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0198788169

    ISBN-13: 9780198788164

    Language: English