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In praise of folly,

Author: Desiderius Erasmus; White Kennett
Publisher: New York, Chicago Brentano's, 1900.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Printed at the Edinburgh University Press. White Kennett's translation including "Erasmus's Epistle to Sir Thomas More" (p. xv-xvii), the anonymous poems "On the argument and design of the following oration" (p. xxiii-xxiv) and "A poem on the foregoing work" (p. [222]-223). The 1st edition appeared Oxford 1683. The anonymous "Life of Erasmus" (p. iii-xiv) appeared first in the edition, London, 1876. cf. Bibliotheca  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Desiderius Erasmus; White Kennett
OCLC Number: 12078533
Notes: Printed at the Edinburgh University Press.
White Kennett's translation including "Erasmus's Epistle to Sir Thomas More" (p. xv-xvii), the anonymous poems "On the argument and design of the following oration" (p. xxiii-xxiv) and "A poem on the foregoing work" (p. [222]-223). The 1st edition appeared Oxford 1683. The anonymous "Life of Erasmus" (p. iii-xiv) appeared first in the edition, London, 1876. cf. Bibliotheca Erasmaniana ... Moriæ encomium, Gand, 1908.
Description: xxiv, 223 pages frontispiece, illustrations 18 cm
Responsibility: with illustrations after Hans Holbein and a portrait, together with a Life of Erasmus and his Epistle addressed to Sir Thomas More.

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Printed at the Edinburgh University Press. White Kennett's translation including "Erasmus's Epistle to Sir Thomas More" (p. xv-xvii), the anonymous poems "On the argument and design of the following oration" (p. xxiii-xxiv) and "A poem on the foregoing work" (p. [222]-223). The 1st edition appeared Oxford 1683. The anonymous "Life of Erasmus" (p. iii-xiv) appeared first in the edition, London, 1876. cf. Bibliotheca Erasmaniana ... Moriæ encomium, Gand, 1908.

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