Under Pretext of Praise: Satiric Mode in Erasmus' Fiction.

By: Thompson, Sister Geraldine.

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 14.5 cm.; xvi - 198 pp. Light olive green cloth with black lettering on spine and seal on front board. One of the "Erasmus Studies" series from the University of Toronto. This study is focused primarily on Erasmus' four satiric works: "The Praise of Folly", the "Colloquies", "Julius secundus exclusus", and "Ciceronianus". Well annotated with a comprehensive bibliography of eleven pages (and similar index of six pages). The dust jacket has some mild wear to the head edge.

Title: Under Pretext of Praise: Satiric Mode in Erasmus' Fiction.

Author Name: Thompson, Sister Geraldine.

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, University Of Toronto Press.: 1973

ISBN Number: 0802052908

ISBN Number 13: 9780802052902

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 28577

Keywords: Erasmus; Exegesis; Satire; Irony; Sister Geraldine Thompson Criticism Literature