Map showing the principal places mentioned in Volume 15
Table of Correspondents
Works Frequently Cited
Short-title Forms for Erasmus’ Works
Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1466–1536), a Dutch humanist, Catholic
priest, and scholar, was one of the most influential Renaissance
figures. A professor of divinity and Greek, Erasmus wrote, taught,
and travelled, meeting with Europe’s foremost scholars. A prolific
author, Erasmus wrote on both ecclesiastic and general human
James M. Estes is professor emeritus of history at Victoria College, University of Toronto.
Alexander Dalzell is professor emeritus of classics at the University of Toronto (Trinity College).