OF GIVING THE LIE
Well, but some one will say to me, this design of
making a man’s self the subject of his writing,
were indeed excusable in rare and famous men, who
by their reputation had give...
The French author Michel Eyquem de Montaigne (1533-1592) created a new literary genre, the essay, in which he used self-portrayal as a mirror of humanity in general.Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was born...