John Colet and the Platonic tradition.
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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


  • Colet, John, -- 1467?-1519

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John Colet, (born , London—died Sept. 16, , Sheen, Surrey, Eng.), theologian and founder of St. Paul’s School, London, who, as one of the chief Tudor Humanists, promoted Renaissance culture in England.. The son of a prosperous merchant who had been Lord Mayor of London, Colet studied mathematics and philosophy at Oxford and then travelled and studied for three years in France and. John Colet and the Platonic Tradition By Leland Miles Open Court, Read preview Overview The Better Part of Valor: More, Erasmus, Colet, and Vives, on Humanism, War, and Peace, By Robert P. Adams University of Washington Press, John Colet was born in London in His father was a wealthy merchant, Sir Henry Colet, who was twice lord mayor of London. Colet studied at Oxford University and was ordained deacon in Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: A life of John Colet, D. D., dean of St. Paul's and founder of St. Paul's school. Bibliographic Details; Main Author: Lupton, Joseph Hirst, a A life of John Colet, D. D., dean of St. Paul's and founder of St. Paul's school |h [microform].

Miles, Leland John Colet and the Platonic tradition. London, Allen & Unwin, 25s., xxiii, pp., table, bibliog. Originally published La Salle (Zll.), Open Court, The first of three volumes. A new topic showing how Florentine Platonism came to the English Res naissance. Use i made of newly discovered Colet-Ficino correspondence. Humanism - Humanism - The English humanists: English humanism flourished in two stages: the first a basically academic movement that had its roots in the 15th century and culminated in the work of Sir Thomas More, Sir Thomas Elyot, and Roger Ascham and the second a poetic revolution led by Sir Philip Sidney and William Shakespeare. Although Continental humanists had held court positions since. John Colet's Com­ mentary on First Corinthians. was the fir st book clevotec! wholly to Colet's thought, and the first also such ideas from the Platonic Tradition, combined with hi s enormous veneration for St. Paul as man and thin ker, that gave Colet 's lectures. 78 Leland MILES. (shelved 1 time as platonic-love) avg rating — 2,, ratings — published Want to Read saving.