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In: Erasmus Studies
In: Hugo Grotius – Theologian

When travelling from Italy to England in 1509 the name of Thomas More, the friend Erasmus was to meet again, suggested to him the idea of writing a praise of folly (Greek: moria). In More’s London house he wrote the first version of his declamatio, which he entitled Moriae encomium (Stultitiae laus), or The Praise of Folly. Erasmus conceived it in the manner of the Ancients as a ‘paradoxical encomium’ in which somebody or something receives praise that is undeserved. Mediaeval practices such as ...

in Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World Online
In: Erasmus Studies
In: Erasmus Studies

Abstract

Two unpublished prayers by Erasmus handed down by Beatus Rhenanus.

In: Erasmus Studies
In: Nederlands Archief voor Kerkgeschiedenis / Dutch Review of Church History
In: Nederlands Archief voor Kerkgeschiedenis / Dutch Review of Church History