Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
Standard Name: Hyrde, Richard
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Margaret More, together with her siblings and Margaret Giggs , made up a whole School
taught in the More family home. They received an education which was exceptional in any case and even more so...
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Richard Hyrde praised MR 's lively rendering of her Latin original. Scholar Elizabeth McCutcheon reiterates Hyrde's praise, pointing out how justifiably Roper follows the nature of the English language by expanding Erasmus' words (ambitio becomes...
Erasmus had published his commentary at Basel in Switzerland in 1523. The full title of Roper's translation was A Devout Treatise upon the Pater Noster, made fyrst in latyn by the moost famous doctour mayster...
The Instruction of a Christian Woman, translated by Richard Hyrde from Juan Luis Vives of Valencia in Spain, was published, after the translator's death.