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Sarah Bakewell - Author


Sarah Bakewell was until recently a Curator at the Wellcome Institute Library, London. She curated an exhibition with Marina Warner for the Science Museum and is the author of The Smart and The English Dane: From King of Iceland to Tasmanian Convict.

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How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
How to Live: A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer
Sarah Bakewell
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 20 January 2011. Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2010. How to get on well with people, how to adjust to losing someone you love? How to live? This...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/01/2011
How to Live : A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
How to Live : A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer
Sarah Bakewell
Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2010.Costa Book Awards 2010 Judges' comment: "A bold, original and highly enjoyable introduction to Montaigne's life and work, How to Live combines scholarship, humour and a sense of history."
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/01/2010

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