Shakespeare's Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection

᠑ Free Read Format Kindle כֿ Shakespeare's Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection  ᡱ By Michel de Montaigne ᢐ ᠑ Free Read Format Kindle כֿ Shakespeare's Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection ᡱ By Michel de Montaigne ᢐ Read Montaigne in order to live Gustave Flaubert Stephen Greenblatt and Peter Platt have annotated selections in Shakespeare s Montaigne and the result is a crash course in Elizabethan lit, a multiculti study of the development of English, and, above all, a revisionist biography of a monumental dramatist who not only cribbed the classical education he lacked but also responded to his sources with a fierce and censorious intelligence Joshua Cohen, Harper s MagazineLike Montaigne, Florio wrote by exuding ever complex thoughts as a spider exudes silk But while Montaigne always moves forward, Florio winds back on himself and scrunches his sentences into ever tighter baroque spirals until their meaning disappears in a puff of syntax The real magic happens when the two writers meet Montaignes earthiness holds Florios convolutions in check, while Florio gives Montaigne an Elizabethan English quality, as well as a lot of sheer fun Sarah Bakewell, How to Live, or, A Life of MontaigneHe was the first who had the courage to say as an author what he felt as a man William Hazlitt That such a man wrote has truly augmented the joy of living on Earth Friedrich Nietzsche Montaigne is the frankest and honestest of all writers Ralph Waldo Emerson I defy any reader of Montaigne not to put down the book at some point and say with incredulity How did he know all that about me Bernard Levin, The Times London So much have I made him my own, that it seems he is my very self Andr Gide Here is a you in which I is reflected here is where all distance is abolished Stefan Zweig It is not in Montaigne but in myself that I find everything I see there Blaise Pascal Upon his version of Montaignes Essays Florio exhausted his gifts and lavished his temperament Turn where you will in his translation, and you will find flowers of speech The Cambridge History of English and American LiteratureAn NYRB Classics OriginalShakespeare, Nietzsche wrote, was Montaignes best readera typically brilliant Nietzschean insight, capturing the intimate relationship between Montaignes ever changing record of the self and Shakespeares kaleidoscopic register of human character And there is no doubt that Shakespeare read Montaignethough how extensively remains a matter of debateand that the translation he read him in was that of John Florio, a fascinating polymath, man about town, and dazzlingly inventive writer himself.Florios Montaigne is in fact one of the masterpieces of English prose, with a stylistic range and felicity and passages of deep lingering music that make it comparable to Sir Robert Burtons Anatomy of Melancholy and the works of Sir Thomas Browne This new edition of this seminal work, edited by Stephen Greenblatt and Peter G Platt, features an adroitly modernized text, an essay in which Greenblatt discusses both the resemblances and real tensions between Montaignes and Shakespeares visions of the world, and Platts introduction to the life and times of the extraordinary Florio Altogether, this book provides a remarkable new experience of not just two but three great writers who ushered in the modern world. 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    • Format Kindle
    • 9781590177228
    • Shakespeare's Montaigne: The Florio Translation of the Essays, A Selection
    • Michel de Montaigne
    • Anglais
    • 06 June 2017
    • 480 pages

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