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Erasmus and the Age of Reformation

Author: Johan Huizinga; G N Clark
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2014] ©2014
Series: Princeton Legacy Library, 452
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Government publication : English : Course BookView all editions and formats
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Johan Huizinga had a special sympathy for the complex, withdrawn personality of Erasmus and for his advocacy of intellectual and spiritual balance in a quarrelsome age. This biography is a classic work on the sixteenth-century scholar/humanist.Originally published in 1984.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Desiderius Erasmus
Material Type: Document, Government publication
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Johan Huizinga; G N Clark
ISBN: 0691612277 9780691612270 0691008019 9780691008011 1400858070 9781400858071
OCLC Number: 1241818951
Language Note: English.
Notes: Originally published: Erasmus. New York : Scribner, 1924.
Translation of: Erasmus.
Description: 1 online resource (311 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Frontmatter --
CONTENTS --
PREFACE / Clark, G. N. --
I. CHILDHOOD AND EARLY YOUTH, 1466-88 --
II. IN THE MONASTERY, 1488-95 --
III. THE UNIVERSITY OF PARIS, I495-9 --
IV. FIRST STAY IN ENGLAND, 1499 --
1500 --
V. ERASMUS AS A HUMANIST --
VI. THEOLOGICAL ASPIRATIONS, 15OI --
VII.YEARS OF TROUBLE LOUVAIN, PARIS, ENGLAND, 1502-6 --
VIII. IN ITALY, 1506-9 --
IX. THE PRAISE OP FOLLY --
X. THIRD STAY IN ENGLAND, 1509-14 --
XI. A LIGHT OF THEOLOGY, 1514-16 --
XII. ERASMUS'S MIND --
XIII. ERASMUS'S MIND (continued) --
XIV. ERASMUS'S CHARACTER --
XV. AT LOUVAIN, 1517-18 --
XVI. FIRST YEARS OF THE REFORMATION --
XVII. ERASMUS AT BASLE, I 5 2 I --
9 --
XVIII. CONTROVERSY WITH LUTHER AND GROWING CONSERVATISM, 1524-6 --
XIX. AT WAR WITH HUMANISTS AND REFORMERS, 1528-9 --
XX. LAST YEARS --
XXI. CONCLUSION --
SELECTED LETTERS OF ERASMUS --
List of Illustrations/ Index of Names --
Backmatter
Series Title: Princeton Legacy Library, 452
Other Titles: Erasmus.
Responsibility: Johan Huizinga.

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