Spanish translation of Erasmus’ Moriae Encomium.
Spanish translation of Erasmus’ Moriae Encomium, 17th century copy.
Moria de Erasmo roterodamo del conseio de su magestad deregida a Thomas moro sy
muy grande amigo.
At the end on f. 103v a Spanish sonnet is written in a different hand, inc.: “… ercalio no
fuera del tibre”, exc.: “mas que estudiante de alcala de errares.”
No Spanish translation of this work has appeared in print. It was placed on the Index of
forbidden books in Spain in 1544. Cf. M. Bataillon, Erasme et l’Espagne, Paris 1937.
Spanish / Paper / 18,8 x 14,8 cm. / 103 ff. (last 3 ff. damaged at the top with some loss of
text) / 20 lines to a page / Current writing / Title written on top of f. 1r / Running title on
top of each page / Catchwords at the end of each folium.