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The Resource How to live : or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer, Sarah Bakewell

How to live : or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer, Sarah Bakewell

Label
How to live : or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer
Title
How to live
Title remainder
or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Bakewell
Title variation
Life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the essays of Michel de Montaigne that explored the search for the meaning of life, and profiles the philosopher using the questions he posed and the answers he explored
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
379045
Cataloging source
JAI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bakewell, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 844/.3
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ1643
LC item number
.B34 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montaigne, Michel de
  • Montaigne, Michel de
  • Authors, French
Target audience
adult
Label
How to live : or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer, Sarah Bakewell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Random House UK"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-372) and index
Control code
ocn670096800
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Other Press ed.
Extent
ix, 389 p.
Isbn
9781590514252
Lccn
2010026896
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)670096800
Label
How to live : or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer, Sarah Bakewell
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Random House UK"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-372) and index
Control code
ocn670096800
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Other Press ed.
Extent
ix, 389 p.
Isbn
9781590514252
Lccn
2010026896
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)670096800

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