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The Yale Edition of The Complete Works of St. Thomas More: Volume 3, Part 1, Translations of Lucian

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The Yale Edition of The Complete Works of St. Thomas More: Volume 3, Part 1, Translations of Lucian - More, Thomas, Saint, and Thompson, Craig R. (Volume editor)
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In 1505 and 1506, More and Erasmus found a world of profit and delight in turning some of Lucian of Samosata's writing into Latin. More translated the Cynicus, Minippus, Philopseudes, and Tyrannicida, and both he and Erasmus wrote declamations replying to the latter work-the only surviving example of literary competition between the two friends. More's Latin versions of Lucian provide valuable evidence of his tastes and scholarship a decade before Utopia was conceived, and they have an important place in the development ...

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The Yale Edition of The Complete Works of St. Thomas More: Volume 3, Part 1, Translations of Lucian 1977, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300014723

Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

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