Modern Renaissance
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Michel de Montaigne [Montaigne, Michel de]

“O, father, is it then to be conceiv’d That any of these spirits, so sublime, Should hence to the celestial regions climb, And thence return to earth to reassume Their ...
( Category: Essays March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Steven Nadler

9 “The Jew of Voorburg” IN 1665, the village of Voorburg, just outside The Hague, was in the grip of a rancorous civil dispute over who would be the next ...
( Category: General November 27,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-03-14 | Author:Saul Frampton [Frampton, Saul]

It is therefore ourselves who are really barbaric, in corrupting and smothering Nature’s beauty with clothing and decoration. By contrast, he remarks upon the uncultivated fruits of this new Eden: ...
( Category: Renaissance June 12,2015 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-03-15 | Author:Saul Frampton

8 The Philosopher’s Stone (illustrations credit 8.1) A few months later Montaigne found himself in slightly less formal surroundings, relaxing trouserlessly in the warm mineral baths at Bagni di Lucca. ...
( Category: Renaissance January 6,2015 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-03-14 | Author:Michel de Montaigne [Montaigne, Michel de]

( Category: Humanism March 26,2014 )