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By Desiderius Erasmus,Elaine Fantham,Betty I. Knott-Sharpe

ISBN-10: 1442641665

ISBN-13: 9781442641662

Assembled for the younger Prince William of Cleves, Erasmus’ Apophthegmata contains millions of sayings and anecdotes amassed from Greek and Latin literature for the ethical schooling of the long run ruler. Betty I. Knott and Elaine Fantham’s annotated translation of the aphorisms and Erasmus’ statement on them makes this as soon as renowned literary and academic textual content obtainable to trendy audiences. The advent discusses the origins of the Apophthegmata, the contents of the gathering, and Erasmus’ sources.

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