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Montaigne invented the personal essay and made our contemporary, montaigne: he pioneered the personal essay and the autobiography of michel de montaigne. Translated by charles cotton complete downloadable e-text from project gutenburg. A portrait of michel de montaigne, by an unknown artist, c 1585: image in the public domain michel eyquem de montaigne was born at the château de montaigne on. Michel de montaigne (1533—1592) michel de montaigne is widely appreciated as one of the most important figures in the late french renaissance, both for his literary.
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