Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-05 - Publisher: BRILL
In Incunabula in Transit Lotte Hellinga explores trade in early printed books in the fifteenth and eighteenth centuries. Material evidence (typography, illumination, binding) and historical context deepen understanding of the evolving book trade. Eighteenth-century collectors changed early patterns of ownership.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-20 - Publisher: BRILL
Texts in Transit addresses the question what happened to texts during their production in printing houses in the fifteenth century. Lotte Hellinga finds some answers by exploring printer’s copy and proofs in diverse printing houses, covering the period 1459 -1496.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-20 - Publisher: BRILL
An interdisciplinary approach to establish the significance of the first illustrated edition of the plays of Terence, its commentary and iconographic traditions and legacy in sixteenth-century Italy and France.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
The monograph series Oxford Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture showcases the plurilingual and multicultural quality of medieval literature and actively seeks to promote research that not only focuses on the array of subjects medievalists now pursue - in literature, theology, and philosophy, in social, political, jurisprudential, and intellectual history,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
The celebrated text on the history of the book, completely revised, updated and expanded The revised and updated edition of The Companion to the History of the Book offers a global survey of the book’s history, through print and electronic text. Already well established as a standard survey of the