Praise of Folly (Penguin Classics), Erasmus


Praise of Folly (Penguin Classics) 13th printing Edition
by Desiderius Erasmus (Author), A. H. T. Levi (Editor, Introduction), Betty Radice (Translator)
-Book Condition: USEd/Very Good. Light wear on cover. Beige pages clean no writings.

Review of "In Praise of Folly," by Desiderius Erasmus. Erasmus was born in Rotterdam, Holland in 1466. He became an ordained priest in 1492. He then went on to become the Latin Secretary to the Bishop of Cambrai. After that he became a wandering scholar and traveled to England in 1499 at the invitation of Lord Mountjoy. While in England Erasmus became friends with John Colet,

Product details
Series: Penguin Classics
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Penguin Classics; 13th printing edition (July 30, 1971)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0140442405
ISBN-13: 978-0140442403
Product Dimensions: 7 x 1 x 5 inches
Shipping Weight: 4 ounces

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