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Montaigne's Career$
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George Hoffmann

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780198159629

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159629.001.0001

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Books and Careers: A Conclusion

Books and Careers: A Conclusion

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(p.130) 6. Books and Careers: A Conclusion
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Montaigne's Career
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George Hoffmann

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159629.003.0007

This chapter places Montaigne's efforts, as well as his achievement, within the broader picture of his entire career. It poses the broader question of what buying a copy of the Essays meant to Montaigne's readers, and how the advantages one hoped or expected to accrue from reading at the time might have affected Montaigne's very reasons for writing.

Keywords:   Montaigne, publishing, writing, Essays

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