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Published (first published January 1st 1900)
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Marc
Short and long conversations with a pedagogical purpose: to exercise the Latin of his pupils (in all possible situations), but also to teach worldly wisdoms and give criticism on social situations. Usually very entertaining, some pieces are harsh and far too serious. In fact, these dialogues are in line with the criticism of "In praise of folly", but much easier to understand and more pleasant to read.
J.W. Dionysius Nicolello
This is not the Kindle edition I am talking about but rather a used book going for fifteen bucks at the used bookstore from some London publisher I've never heard of.
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Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (28 October 1466 – 12 July 1536), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest, social critic, teacher, and theologian.

Erasmus was a classical scholar and wrote in a pure Latin style. Among humanists he enjoyed the sobriquet "Prince of the Humanists", and has been called "the crowning glory of the Christian human
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