Desid. Erasmi Roterodami: Colloquia, nunch emendatiora Cum omnium Notis. Erasmus.
Desid. Erasmi Roterodami: Colloquia, nunch emendatiora Cum omnium Notis
Desid. Erasmi Roterodami: Colloquia, nunch emendatiora Cum omnium Notis
Desid. Erasmi Roterodami: Colloquia, nunch emendatiora Cum omnium Notis

Desid. Erasmi Roterodami: Colloquia, nunch emendatiora Cum omnium Notis

Amsterdam: Ludovici Elzevirii [Elzevir], 1650. Hardcover. 12mo (4.75 x 2.5 inches), period dark brown calf, good plus to very good, light wear and discoloration to binding, no spine label, contents very good and clean, (8) 549 (4) pp. with engraved pictorial title page. Text in Latin. Erasmus first starting composing colloquies in the late 1490s as a way of teaching on a variety of topics. A first edition of them was published in 1518 and was followed by other expanded editions up until 1533. Noted for their easy style and gentle humor, they were widely read and admired. Very Good. Item #H21045

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