Moriæ encomium Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536

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Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536
Subjects
Folly -- Early works to 1800; Folly.; Folly - Religious aspects
Summary
Witty, influential work by one of the greatest scholars of the Renaissance satirizes the shortcomings of the upper classes and religious institutions. Required reading for humanities classes, this literary gem is ripe with vignettes and caricatures - with Folly, a metaphor for stupidity, the centerpiece. Unabridged republication of the John Wilson translation.
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Read associated article: Great Books of the Western World
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https://trove.nla.gov.au/work/693803
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693803

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