The Resource Herculean labours : Erasmus and the editing of St. Jerome's letters in the Renaissance, by Hilmar M. Pabel

Herculean labours : Erasmus and the editing of St. Jerome's letters in the Renaissance, by Hilmar M. Pabel

Label
Herculean labours : Erasmus and the editing of St. Jerome's letters in the Renaissance
Title
Herculean labours
Title remainder
Erasmus and the editing of St. Jerome's letters in the Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
by Hilmar M. Pabel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first monograph in English on Erasmus of Rotterdam as an editor of St. Jerome, this book belongs to the growing scholarship on the reception of the Church Fathers in early modern Europe. Erasmus, like other Renaissance humanists, particularly admired Jerome (d. 419 or 420), and he expressed his admiration most conspicuously in his edition of Jerome's letters. Proclaiming his editorial Herculean labours, Erasmus energetically promoted himself and his publication. Erasmus' self-promotion cannot be reduced to a secular appropriation of Jerome, however. A detailed examination of a variety of e
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
270.2092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1720.J5
LC item number
P28 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of the written word
  • The handpress world,
Series volume
  • v. 5.
  • v. 3
Label
Herculean labours : Erasmus and the editing of St. Jerome's letters in the Renaissance, by Hilmar M. Pabel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-378) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jerome in print, 1467-1600 -- Classifying Jerome -- Portraying Jerome -- Elucidating Jerome
Control code
ocn712044654
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 389 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283061209
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004169616.i-390
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24996166
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712044654
  • brill1283061201
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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