Life and letters of Erasmus.

Lectures delivered at Oxford 1893-4. by James Anthony Froude

Publisher: C. Scribners̓ Sons in New York

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—J. B. Trapp, London Review of Books "A contribution to the understanding of the modern age. Jardine vividly shows how reading-attentive, critical reading-became a form of `spiritual education' in the early modern period, and how Erasmus became the pattern for the modern Man of Letters. The Life and Letters, pp. ). Two of Erasmus' books, Enchiridion and Praise of Folly, were satires attacking Rome's doctrines. Consequently, Pope Paul IV added these books, along with the rest of Erasmus' works, to the Index Librorum Prohibitorum, Rome's index of forbidden books, in Erasmus also translated many Greek and Latin works and wrote a copious amount of letters, of which over three thousand are extant and have since been compiled into large volumes. In , Martin Luther, an unknown friar, initiated the Protestant Reformation. Erasmus . However, as Lisa Jardine portrays him, Erasmus self-consciously created his own reputation as the central figure of the European intellectual world. Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of.

†'Life of Erasmus Darwin,' p. [page] 9. uncle, the rector of Elston, afterwards also sent him £20, and this was the sole pecuniary aid* which he ever received Erasmus tells Mr. Edgeworth that his son Robert, after being settled in Shrewsbury for only six months, . Lisa Jardine, however, shows that Erasmus self-consciously created his own reputation as the central figure of the European intellectual world. Erasmus himself—the historical as opposed to the figural individual—was a brilliant, maverick innovator, who achieved . Desiderius Erasmus was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, theologian and teacher who became a leading figure of the early humanist movement. Counted amongst the most controversial early Renaissance figures, Erasmus all through his life worked for a middle .

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Publisher New York: C. Scribner's sons. On a visit to Artois, France (), Erasmus met the fiery preacher Jean Voirier, who, though a Franciscan, told him that “monasticism was a life more of fatuous men than of religious men.” Admirers recounted how Voirier’s disciples faced death serenely, trusting in God, without the solemn reassurance of the last rites.

Voirier lent Erasmus a copy of works by Origen, the early Greek. Life and Letters of Erasmus Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Desiderius Erasmus was a renowned scholar and theologian.

It was his edition of the Greek New Testament which became the foundation of the Textus Receptus. The information supplied on his life and career, serves to show that nobody was more qualified to undertake the task of preserving God's word.

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The epistles of Erasmus, from his earliest letters to his fifty-first year, arranged in order of time: English translations from the early correspondence, with a commentary confirming the chronological arrangement, and supplying further biographical matter by Erasmus, Desiderius, d.

; Nichols, Francis Morgan, Review of the hardback:'Constance Furey's Erasmus, Contarini, and the Religious Republic of Letters brilliantly brings together the study of intellectual community, friendship, and religion.

The book makes an important contribution to studies of early modern religious and intellectual life. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker.

Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software An illustration of two photographs. Life and letters of Erasmus Item Preview remove-circle. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Life and Letters of Erasmus at Erasmus was one of the architects of modern thought and his works reflect a vast range of interests including history, theology, the classics, social theory, education, political theory, literature, and the history of ideas.

His letters remain the single most important source for the intellectual history of the Renaissance and Reformation. Erasmus produced his five editions of the New Testament in Greek and Latin and his Paraphrases on the Gospels and Epistles almost contemporaneously with the tumultuous events that accompanied the beginnings of the Reformation in Europe.

At the same time, his scholarship was a signal illustration of the Christian Humanism of northern Europe. His remarkable scholarship is. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Life and Letters of Erasmus: Lectures by James Anthony Froude. Publication date Publisher Longmans, Green Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English.

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Erasmus opens with a complaint of the neglect of Scripture (in his preface and notes to each gospel), of a priesthood who thought more of offertory plates than of parchments, and more of gold than of books: of the degradation of spiritual life, and of the vain observances and scandalous practices of the orders specially called religious.

The Epistles of Erasmus, from His Earliest Letters to His Fifty-First Year, Arranged in Order of Time: English Translations from the Early Correspondence, with a Commentary Confirming the Chronologica.

Erasmus. The work was approaching completion” (Froude, The Life and Letters, p. 93). Frederick Nolan, writing instates, In addition to the manuscripts which Erasmus owned or had seen himself, he gathered readings from the whole of Europe through his broad friendships.Life and Letters of Erasmus: Lectures Delivered at Oxford (Hardback or Ca.

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