Practising Reform in Montaigne's Essais

Practising Reform in Montaigne's Essais

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This volume permits a new approach to Montaigne's essays from the point of view of the art of writing and style. Its particular hermeneutic position, which distinguishes it from other investigations, is that Nietzsche is used as a mediator.Montaignea#39;s essay aquot;De la#39;amitiAcaquot; (I 28), framed by the portrait of La Boetie which is reduced to a mere portrait of the frame in the course of the essay, describes in detail several kinds of relationships, most of them derived from personal experience. Charrona#39;s aquot;De la#39;amour ou amitiAcaquot; (III 7), like all his essays, is preceded by a schematic summary and a list of the examples he will quote. It starts with a preciseanbsp;...

Title:Practising Reform in Montaigne's Essais
Author:Dorothea B. Heitsch
Publisher:BRILL - 2000


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