By Erika Rummel
Collected Works of Erasmus ... thoughtfully designed to incorporate significant statements of Erasmus on civility in person morals, humanistic research and schooling, the Christian lifestyles, reform of the church, and the peaceable constraint of political strength. it really is to my brain the main accomplished and penetrating anthology of Erasmus' writing, forcefully revealing his significant values." – Charles Trinkaus, Emeritus Professor of historical past, collage of Michigan
'Rummel's assortment makes to be had readable translations of Erasmus' most unique and influential works - the books that made him the highbrow judgment of right and wrong of his new release of students and the muse of many Reformers who took positions he didn't settle for. They exhibit the biblical pupil, the humanist and literary theorist, and the social critic that Erasmus used to be, way more totally and vividly than any earlier anthology.' - Anthony Grafton, software in background of technological know-how, Princeton University
'The top of the range of the Toronto variation of the Collected Works of Erasmus has earned it a valuable position within the libraries of students around the globe. The Erasmus Reader extends this effect to the carrels and desks of starting and complex scholars of Renaissance and Reformation history.' - Heiko A. Oberman, Director, department for past due Medieval and Reformation reviews, college of Arizona
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The Erasmus Reader by Erika Rummel