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Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam

Ephraim Emerton

Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam

by Ephraim Emerton

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Published by Knickerbocker Press in New York, Putnam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Erasmus, Desiderius, -- d. 1536.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ephraim Emerton.
    SeriesHeroes of the Reformation
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13902290M

    Desiderius Erasmus was born in Rotterdam, probably on 28 October We do know the day and month, but we aren’t sure about the year. He was the second son of a single mother and a priest. He was baptised Erasmus, but he officially adopted the name Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus in Desiderius means ‘one who is wanted’. Desiderius Erasmus. Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (28 October - 12 July ), known as Erasmus or Erasmus of Rotterdam, was a Dutch philosopher and Christian humanist who is widely considered to have been one of the greatest scholars of the northern Renaissance.

    Erasmus was born in Rotterdam, probably on Octo (accounts vary between and ), and was at first called Herasmus, a popular medieval name which he later changed to approximate a Greek original, adding the Latin form Desiderius. He called himself Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus. A Book Called in Latin Enchiridion Militis Christiani, and in English the Manual of the Christian Knight: Replenished with Most Wholesome Precepts, Made by the Famous Clerk Erasmus of Rotterdam, to th. Erasmus $ - $

      Author of Annotations on Galatians and Ephesians, Spiritualia and pastoralia, Controversies, The Manual of a Christian Knight, Apophthegmata, odd interlude 1, Correspondence of Erasmus Collected Works of Erasmus, The Correspondence Of Erasmus Letters Desiderius Erasmus () was an influential Dutch Renaissance philosopher. He was both a Catholic Priest and a renowned humanist. His criticisms of church practices lay the seeds of the Protestant Reformation, though Erasmus never subscribed to the direction of Luther’s Reformation and he remained a committed Catholic throughout his life. “I am a citizen of .


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Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam by Ephraim Emerton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Desiderius Erasmus is considered one of the greatest minds in history; he was a humanist scholar, a theologian, a writer, a teacher, and, as he put it, "a citizen of the world." His reputation during his lifetime reached the loftiest heights and sunk to unexpected lows during the Lutheran crisis.

His published texts and numerous letters figure. Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam: On Copia of Words and Ideas. by Donald King and David Rix | Jun 1, Delphi Collected Works of Desiderius Erasmus (Illustrated) (Delphi Series Nine Book 12) by Desiderius Erasmus.

out of 5 stars 4. Kindle Edition. Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (28 October 12 July ), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher, and theologian. Erasmus was a classical scholar and wrote in a pure Latin style/5.

A Book Called in Latin Enchiridion Militis Christiani and in English The Manual of the Christian Knight, replenished with the most wholesome precepts made by the famous clerk Erasmus of Rotterdam, to which is added a new and marvellous profitable Preface.

The great European scholar Desiderius Erasmus was one of the most influential and powerful figures who lived during the Renaissance period.

He was a renowned theologian, Catholic priest, teacher and social critic. Erasmus was known as a Renaissance humanist and is exalted for translating the ‘New Testament’ to Greek and Latin languages.

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Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (28 October 12 July ), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher, and theologian.

Erasmus was a classical scholar and wrote in a pure Latin style. Among humanists he enjoyed the sobriquet "Prince of the Humanists", and has been called "the crowning glory of the /5. Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam was one of Europe's most famous and influential scholars. A man of great intellect who rose from meager beginnings to.

Erasmus, in full Desiderius Erasmus, (born Octo [?], Rotterdam, Holland [now in the Netherlands]—died JBasel, Switzerland), Dutch humanist who was the greatest scholar of the northern Renaissance, the first editor of the New Testament, and also an important figure in patristics and classical literature.

Using the philological methods pioneered by Italian. Genre/Form: Biographies (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Emerton, Ephraim, Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam. New York, London, G.P Putnam. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Desiderius Erasmus (Erasmus, Desiderius, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Erasmus, Desiderius, All the Familiar Colloquies of Desiderius Erasmus of Roterdam, Concerning Men, Manners, and Things (second edition; London: Printed for J.J. and P. Knapton, et al., ), trans. by N. Bailey (multiple.

Erasmus was born at Rotterdam in the Netherlands on Octo /9. After his parents died, when he was just 9 years old, Erasmus was sent to a monastic school run by the clergy of the Lebuïnuskerk (St.

Lebuin's Church). From this point Erasmus was raised in a world of manuscripts. The Praise of Folly (or In Praise of Folly), sometimes translated as In Praise of More, is an essay written in Latin in by Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam and first printed in The essay was inspired by De Triumpho Stultitiae, written by the Italian humanist Faustino Perisauli, born at Tredozio, near Forlì/5(5).

Scarce. ~KKK~ Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus ( - ), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher and theologian. Erasmus was a classical scholar who wrote in a pure Latin style.

One exception about whom Henrik Van Loon wrote about so charmingly in his Lives, is Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam (). Of all the outstanding personalities in Reformation history, he is by far the most appealing.

This Dutch priest and scholar, unlike his contemporaries, carried his religion lightly but nonetheless seriously. In Praise of Folly, also translated as The Praise of Folly (Latin: Stultitiae Laus or Moriae Encomium; Greek title: Μωρίας ἐγκώμιον (Morias enkomion); Dutch title: Lof der Zotheid), is an essay written in Latin in by Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam and first printed in June Inspired by previous works of the Italian humanist Faustino Perisauli [] De Triumpho Stultitiae.

'A judicious and discerning selection of large extracts from the Collected Works of Erasmus thoughtfully designed to include major statements of Erasmus on civility in individual morals, humanistic study and education, the Christian life, reform of the church, and the peaceful constraint of political force.

It is to my mind the most comprehensive and penetrating anthology of Erasmus&# Erasmus of Rotterdam (c. ) is one of the greatest figures of the Renaissance humanist movement, which abandoned medieval pieties in favour of a rich new vision of the individual’s potential.

Praise of Folly, written to amuse his friend Sir Thomas More, is Erasmus’s best-known work. Internet Archive BookReader Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere.

Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page. Finished. Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam. Desiderius Erasmus was born on Octo in Rotterdam, Netherlands to Gerard, a Catholic priest and Margaretha Rogerius.

His parents were not legally married. He was christened Erasmus, meaning beloved. Desiderius Erasmus. Octo Rotterdam, Netherlands J Basel, Switzerland. Humanist scholar "In the country of the blind the one-eyed man is king." Desiderius Erasmus.

The Dutch scholar Desiderius Erasmus was the foremost humanist in northern Europe (see accompanying box for a description of humanism).The praise of folly by Desiderius Erasmus (Book) 1, editions published between and in 19 languages and held by 12, WorldCat member libraries worldwide.Erasmus (Ĭrăz´məs) or Desiderius Erasmus (dĕsĬdēr´ēəs) [Gr.

Erasmus, his given name, and Lat., Desiderius=beloved; both are regarded as the equivalent of Dutch Gerard, Erasmus' father's name], ?–, Dutch humanist, b. Rotterdam. He was ordained priest of the Roman Catholic Church and studied at the Univ.

of Paris. Erasmus' influence began to be felt in Europe after