7 edition of Erasmus, and other essays found in the catalog.
by Hodder and Stoughton in London
|Statement||by Marcus Dods.|
|LC Classifications||BL27 .D7, Microfilm 82/6783 (BL)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 376 p.|
|Number of Pages||376|
|LC Control Number||10012694|
For Erasmus, Thomas More, and the other humanists of that era, literature and figurative language were the key to preventing people from falling into abstraction, moralism, and incessant warfare. Pagan literature, the humanists held, could be read with profit by Christians because it is possible to absorb and be enriched by the artistry without. Erasmus Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (27 October – 12 July 1 ), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher, and theologian. He was most widely known for his critical and satirical writings.
In contrast this book, containing essays by Erasmus introducing the work of St. Ambrose, was censored beautifully, this section with a blue pigment and ornately designed border. Picked this collection of essays out of the Library book sale copy from the Hogarth Press , Having read A Room of One's Own I thought I'd give this a was not only a polemisist but an inventive writer as well as this description of sneeze will attest. "Here the body is gripped; and shaken; and the throat stiffens; and the nostrils tingle;and like a rat shaken by a terrier /5(8).
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InMartin Luther, an unknown friar, initiated the Protestant Reformation. Erasmus. Caveat, I'm only rating the essay on ideology in this book, which is also the most famous essay in the text.
I'll get to that in a moment. Although I read the preface, by Fredric Jameson, and an interview of Althusser, and an essay on Lenin, I skipped all the other essays/5(43). By analysing the lives, work, and correspondence of Erasmus, Thomas More, Margaret More Roper, Reginald Pole, Gasparo Contarini, and Vittoria Colonna, this book demonstrates how these Catholic men and women of letters created a distinctive kind of religious community rooted in friendship and spiritualised scholarship.
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Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, Huizinga, Johan. Erasmus and the Age of Reformation, with a Selection from the Letters of Erasmus, in series, Harper Torchbacks, and also in The Cloister Library. New York: Harper & Row, xiv, pp. The Desiderius Erasmus Collection (17 vols.) contains all of Erasmus' major works and more.
In Praise of Folly, one of Erasmus' best-known books, is considered one of the most notable works of the Renaissance humanists. Against War and The Complaint of Peace still hold their own as some of the best Christian anti-violence literature written.
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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — Reviews: Erasmus was fascinated by proverbs and this book highlights over 80 proverb essays of the more than 4, that Erasmus collected and commented on.
Typically each is accompanied with his comments, which are sometimes in a few lines and sometimes in full-scale s: The final section includes six essays of varying interest discussing Erasmus. I loved Erasmus' writing style and though the compilation a very good introduction to his writing.
Adam's translation was very clear. I highly recommend this book to anyone wanting to learn more of Erasmus and sample his s: n () was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays.
His books have been translated into over 30 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.5/5(2). Humanism - Humanism - Desiderius Erasmus: Desiderius Erasmus was the only humanist whose international fame in his own time compared to Petrarch’s.
While lacking Petrarch’s polemical zeal and spirit of self-inquiry, he shared the Italian’s intense love of language, his dislike for the complexities and pretenses of medieval institutions both secular and religious, and his commanding.
The Grace Book of our University shows that permission was given to Desiderius Erasmus to take the degrees of B.D. and D.D. by accumulation. It would seem, however, that he took the degree of B.D.
only; so Dr John Caius says, and he must be right, if it is true that in the doctor's diploma which Erasmus received at Turin in he was.
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