Selections from Erasmus: Principally from his Epistles by Desiderius Erasmus

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Author Erasmus, Desiderius, 1469-1536
Editor Allen, P. S. (Percy Stafford), 1869-1933
Title Selections from Erasmus: Principally from his Epistles
Note Text in Latin, commentary in English.
Contents Life of Erasmus -- An ordination examination -- A domestic affray -- A winter journey -- An English country-house -- A visit to court -- Erasmus at Oxford -- An Oxford dinner party -- Learning in England -- A journey to Paris -- Erasmus renders account of himself to Colet -- A visit to Lambeth -- A letter to Aldus -- An interview with Grimani -- A conversation at Cambridge -- An encounter with Canossa -- Erasmus' Apologia pro vita sua -- Erasmus' reception at Basel -- Bishop Fisher -- A journey from Basel to Louvain -- English universities -- An explosion at Basel -- Archbishop Warham, I -- Archbishop Warham, II -- The lives of Vitrarius and Colet -- Colet and his kinsman -- Thomas More -- A dishonest Londoner -- The condition of English houses -- Fisher's study at Rochester.
Language English
Language Latin
LoC Class PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature
Subject Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536
Subject Theologians -- Correspondence
Category Text
EBook-No. 8400
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Feb 23, 2015
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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