Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Montesquieu Passing

A baker's dozen score years ago today, Charles-Louis de Secondat, baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu passed from this world.

1 comment:

Principe said...

How very strange, how very FRENCH that this esteemed and respected family should produce both a very advanced scientific thinker and the most exquisite of dandies who thrived later on in the 19th century!