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Erasmus The right to heresy. by Stefan Zweig

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


  • Erasmus, Desiderius, d. 1536,
  • Luther, Martin, 1483-1546,
  • Castellion, Sébastien, 1515-1563,
  • Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564,
  • Servetus, Michael, 1511?-1553

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of Triumph und Tragik des Erasmus von Rotterdam and Castellio gegen Calvin.

Other titlesThe right to heresy.
StatementTranslated by Eden and Cedar Paul.
ContributionsZweig, Stefan, 1881-1942.
LC ClassificationsPA8518 .Z83
The Physical Object
Pagination386 p.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6151118M
LC Control Number54003087

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