[Mōrias enkōmion] sive Stultitiæ laus

Author

Desiderius Erasmus

Title

[Mōrias enkōmion] sive Stultitiæ laus

Date

1780

Place

Basileae [Basel, Switzerland]

Publisher

Typis G. Haas, ex officina J.J. Thurneisen

Contributor

Gerardus Listrius
Hans Holbein
Oswald Molitor
Wilhelm Gottlieb Becker

Note

Cuts are copies of woodcuts after designs by Holbein First edition to contain all 83 of the illustrations (cut in wood by Heinrich Heitz) after marginal drawings by Hans Holbein and his brother Ambrose (and perhaps two other unknown artists) in a copy of the Basel (1515) edition now in the public art collection of Basel. Cf. Screech, M.A. Ecstasy and the praise of folly. London, 1980, p. 4

Library Catalog

Num Pages

18

Call Number

PA8512 1780

Item Type

Book

Collection

Citation

Desiderius Erasmus, “[Mōrias enkōmion] sive Stultitiæ laus,” Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies (CRRS) Rare Book Collection, accessed May 25, 2024, https://crrs.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/7277.