Christian Cyclopedia

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Brant, Sebastian

(ca. 1458–1521). Prof. jurisprudence Basel; city clerk for Strasbourg; humanist and reformer of morals; most famous work: Das Narrenschiff 1494, satire on vices and foibles of age, culturally and poetically most significant, source of Alexander Barclay's The Shyp of Folys (The Ship of Fools).

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