Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Apology for the Woman Writing and Other Works$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Marie le Jars de Gournay

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780226305554

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: February 2013

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226305264.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM CHICAGO SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.chicago.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University of Chicago Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in CHSO for personal use.date: 05 April 2020

The Printer to the Reader1

The Printer to the Reader1

Chapter:
(p.27) The Printer to the Reader1
Source:
Apology for the Woman Writing and Other Works
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226305264.003.0003

This note of the “printer,” which was varied revealingly in subsequent editions, is certainly by Marie le Jars de Gournay herself. According to the printer, it was several years ago that this book was sent to the late Monsieur de Montaigne (Michel de Montaigne) by Gournay, his adoptive daughter. It has been found among his papers since his death, and Messieurs his relations had it brought to the author because they thought it worthy of seeing the light and capable of doing honor to the deceased—if anything can be added to the glory of such a great and divine personage.

Keywords:   Michel de Montaigne, Marie Gournay, printer

Chicago Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.