The essential Erasmus

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New American Library, 1964 - Literary Criticism - 397 pages
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User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

I read only the first part, the "Handbook of the Militant Christian," and I was very impressed with what Erasmus had to say. He cautions against complacency when life is a constant battle against ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mario - Goodreads

The writing is a bit stiff, and I absolutely hate his unending lists. Seriously, one or two examples is fine, you really don't need to write every single one you can think of. We get your point. It's ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
7
The Life of Erasmus
17
T1uz Hmnnoox or r1nz
24
Copyright

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About the author (1964)

Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1466-1536), a Dutch humanist, Catholic priest, and scholar, was one of the most influential Renaissance figures. A professor of divinity and Greek, Erasmus wrote, taught, and travelled, meeting with Europe's foremost scholars. A prolific author, Erasmus wrote on both ecclesiastic and general human interest subjects.

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