Here folowith a scorneful image or monstrus shape of a maruelous stra[n]ge fygure called, Sileni alcibiadis presentyng ye state [and] condicio[n] of this present world, [and] inespeciall of the spiritualite how farre they be from ye perfite trade and lyfe of Criste, wryte[n] in the laten tonge, by that famous clarke Erasmus, [and] lately translated in to Englyshe. Adagia. Chil. III Cent. III. English

Title

Here folowith a scorneful image or monstrus shape of a maruelous stra[n]ge fygure called, Sileni alcibiadis presentyng ye state [and] condicio[n] of this present world, [and] inespeciall of the spiritualite how farre they be from ye perfite trade and lyfe of Criste, wryte[n] in the laten tonge, by that famous clarke Erasmus, [and] lately translated in to Englyshe. Adagia. Chil. III Cent. III. English

Author

Erasmus, Desiderius, d. 1536.

Date

1543

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

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Translation of: Adagia. Chil. IV Cent. I. Place of publication and publisher's name from colophon; actual printer's name and publication date conjectured by STC. Woodcut illustration on title page. Signatures: [A] B-D E⁴. Reproduction of the original in the Folger Shakespeare Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A00391
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A00391
  • DLPS: A00391
  • STC: STC 10507
  • STC: ESTC S120657
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99855852
  • PROQUEST: 99855852
  • VID: 21359