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The praise of folly

Author: Desiderius Erasmus; Clarence H Miller
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Desiderius Erasmus; Clarence H Miller
ISBN: 0300022794 9780300022797 0300023731 9780300023732
OCLC Number: 4136219
Notes: Translation of Moria︠e︡ encomium.
Description: xxxiv, 184 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A note on the text, the footnotes, and Erasmus' revisions --
Erasmus' prefatory letter to Thomas More --
The praise of folly --
Erasmus' letter to Martin Dorp (1514)
Other Titles: Moriae encomium.
Responsibility: Desiderius Erasmus ; translated with an introd. and commentary by Clarence H. Miller.

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