Étienne de La Boétie
1530 – 1563
Who was Étienne de La Boétie?
Étienne or Estienne de La Boétie was a French judge, writer, and "a founder of modern political philosophy in France." He "has been best remembered as the great and close friend of the eminent essayist Michel de Montaigne, in one of history's most notable friendships."
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