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Document from the inventory of Michel de Montaigne's family; [Bordeaux?]

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9959

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This title-deed was part of a register of the estates of Montaigne's father, Pierre Eyquem de Montaigne. The original manuscript covered 1527-1558; most of it is now at the Bibliotheque municipale, Bordeaux. Montaigne's great-grandfather Ramond Eyquem, a wealthy merchant, bought the chateau and land of Montaigne in 1477 at the age of seventy-five.


  • 20 Nov. 1529

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Former reference: Montaigne.1.2.1

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