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Author Quinones, Ricardo J., author.

Title Erasmus and Voltaire : why they still matter / Ricardo J. Quinones
Published Toronto [Ont.] ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 222 pages)
Series Erasmus studies
Contents Career episodes: Names for bastards ; England, always England -- Works : children of a fortunate hour: Erasmus' letter to van Dorp and Voltaire's letter to Rousseau ; Works finding their ways ; The survivors : Praise of folly and Candide -- Dualisms: Never a peace : 'Thus always Cain or Abel'; Epilogue: Recurrence and recognition
Summary A companion piece to Dualisms, Quinones' 2007 book, Erasmus and Voltaire differs in method: where its predecessor looked to inveterate, unyielding differences, this new work looks to similarities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Includes some text in French
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Subject Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536
Voltaire, 1694-1778.
Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536 -- Criticism and interpretation
Voltaire, 1694-1778 -- Criticism and interpretation
SUBJECT Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536 fast
Voltaire, 1694-1778 fast
Subject PHILOSOPHY -- Religious.
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Modern.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781442685758