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De la phisionomie Essais, III, 12

  • Publication type: Book
  • Auteur littéraire: Montaigne (Michel de)
  • Éditeur scientifique: Perona (Blandine)
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  • Abstract: In “De la phisionomie,” irony weakens the eulogistic account that Montaigne makes of himself as he compares himself to Socrates. This is a reflection on the possible exemplarity of stories, on the intrinsic limits of this self-portrait of “good faith” and the good use to which it can be put
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  • Number of pages: 190
  • Last edition: 2019
  • Collection: Philosophical Essays on Montaigne and his Time, n° 7
  • Subcollection: Lectures des Essais, n° 2

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-08225-5
  • ISSN: 2116-7974
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-08227-9
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 06-19-2019
  • Language: French
  • Keywords: Renaissance Literature, Michel de Montaigne, Rhetoric, Ethics, Socrates, Self-fashioning
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Regular Price: 29.00 €