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Author Name    Erasmus, Desiderius & Elaine Fantham & Betty I. Knott (Ed. )

Title   COLLECTED WORKS OF ERASMUS: APOPHTHEGMATA [2 VOLUME SET] Translated and Annotated

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Publisher    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2014

ISBN Number    1442641665 / 9781442641662

Seller ID   26890

Very minor shelfwear to books with faint bump to 1 corner of each volume. DJs have minor shelfwear. ; This final volume in the Literary and Educational Writings contains diverse woks spanning a generation. They demonstrate Erasmus' skill in applying classical rhetoric to contemporary Christian needs. Four are short rhetorical pieces; the next group illustrates facets of Erasmus' classical scholarship and includes several works that bear witness to Erasmus' friendship with Thomas More. The last and most expansive piece in the volume, the Lingua, has not previously been translated into English. This work represents Erasmus' growing criticism of his theological position by both Catholics and reformers. ; Collected Works of Erasmus 37-38; Vol. 37-38; 1056 pages

Humanist Renaissance Studies Erasmus Latin Literature Classical Greek & Roman

Price = 195.00 USD



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