Books by Sarah Bakewell

Released: Oct. 19, 2010

"A bright, genial and generous introduction to the master's methods."
Former Wellcome Library curator Bakewell (Creative Writing/City Univ. London; The English Dane: A Life of Jorgen Jorgenson, 2005, etc.) sketches the life of essayist Michel Eyquem de Montaigne (1533-1592) and traces his evolving reputation. Read full book review >