1872 Praise of Folly Erasmus Hans Holbein Illustrated ART FINE LEATHER BINDING One of the most notable works of the Renaissance! Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (1466 1536), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher, and theologian. In Praise of Folly is an essay written in Latin in 1509 by Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam and first printed in 1511. This book is truly an act of cultural hermeneutics and uses satire and counter-cultural themes of folly. This work continues to be a widely read and studied book and addressed by what society considers foolishness. Hans Holbein the Younger (c. 1497 1543) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style. He is best known as one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century. We find this same book (in lesser condition) for sale elsewhere for $820! Main author: Desiderius Erasmus; Hans Holbein Title: Eloge de la folie Published: Paris : Librairie des bibliophiles, 1872. Language: French Notes & contents: 83 charming engravings including 6 full-page Holbein illustrations FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure fine leather binding Pages: complete with all xlii + 200 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Paris : Librairie des bibliophiles, 1872. Size: ~10in X 6in (25cm x 15cm) FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Shipping: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Satisfaction Guarantee: Customer satisfaction is our first priority. Notify us within 7 days of receiving your item and we will offer a full refund guarantee without reservation. $499 Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 1872 Praise of Folly Erasmus Hans Holbein ...
Publisher: Published: Paris : Librairie des bibliophiles, 1872.
Publication Date: 1872
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
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