Not Dead Things

The Dissemination of Popular Print in England and Wales, Italy, and the Low Countries, 1500-1820

Edited by Roeland Harms, Joad Raymond and Jeroen Salman

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€133,00
$168.00
ISBN13: 
9789004253056
E-ISBN: 
9789004253063
Publication Date: 
August 2013
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Hardback
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Simon Thomson, Ruhr Universität Bochum

In Communal Creativity in the Making of the ‘Beowulf’ Manuscript, Simon Thomson analyses details of scribal activity to tell a story about the project that preserved Beowulf as one of a collective, if error-strewn, endeavour.
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Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004360853
Expected: 
April 2018
€175,00
$202.00

Edited by Siv Gøril Brandtzæg, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Paul Goring, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), and Christine Watson, Uppsala University

Travelling Chronicles presents fourteen episodes in the history of news and newspapers, from the early modern period to the eighteenth century, written by some of the leading scholars in the rapidly developing fields of news studies.
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Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340404
Expected: 
April 2018
€129,00
$155.00

Valentina Sebastiani, Herzog August Bibliothek

In Johann Froben, Printer of Basel, Valentina Sebastiani presents a detailed account of Froben’s life and career and offers the first comprehensive bibliography of the 329 Froben editions published in Basel between 1491 and 1527.
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Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004360303
Expected: 
April 2018
€185,00
$213.00

Nicolás Bas Martín, University of Valencia

In Spanish Books in the Europe of the Enlightenment (Paris and London) Nicolás Bas recreates, using a bibliographical approach, the manner in which Spain was regarded in Europe in the eighteenth century, by consulting booksellers’ catalogues, private book collections and key auctions in Paris and...
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Volume: 
64
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004343108
Expected: 
February 2018
€148,00
$170.00

Edited by Andrea Rizzi, University of Melbourne

The chapters in this volume share an aim to historicize the role of the translator as a cultural and political agent in the early modern West.
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Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323858
E-ISBN: 
9789004323889
Publication date: 
December 2017
€142,00
$164.00

Lotte Hellinga

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...
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Volume: 
62
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340350
Expected: 
February 2018
€185,00
$213.00

Edited by Mark Towsey, University of Liverpool, and Kyle B. Roberts, Loyola University Chicago

Before the Public Library explores the emergence of community-based lending libraries in the Atlantic World in the two centuries before the advent of the Public Library movement in the mid-nineteenth century through essays by eighteen leading scholars.
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Volume: 
61
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004348660
E-ISBN: 
9789004348677
Publication date: 
December 2017
€145,00
$167.00

Edited by Andrew Pettegree

A landmark study of single-sheet publishing during the first two centuries after the invention of printing. Long disregarded as ephemera or cheap print, broadsheets emerge as both a crucial communication medium and an essential underpinning of the economics of the publishing industry.
Series: 
Volume: 
60
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340305
E-ISBN: 
9789004340312
Publication date: 
August 2017
€185,00
$213.00

Edited by Alexander S. Wilkinson, University of St Andrews and Alejandra Ulla Lorenzo, University of Santiago de Compostela

A Maturing Market explores the Iberian book trade in the first half of the seventeenth century. It brings together contributions from leading specialists in the field, shedding new light on significant transformations in the industry.
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Volume: 
59
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340374
E-ISBN: 
9789004340381
Publication date: 
September 2017
€120,00
$139.00

Arthur der Weduwen

In Dutch and Flemish Newspapers of the Seventeenth Century Arthur der Weduwen presents the first comprehensive account of the early newspaper in the Low Countries, composed of detailed introductions and extensive bibliographical descriptions.
Series: 
Volume: 
58
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004317314
E-ISBN: 
9789004341890
Publication date: 
April 2017
€350,00
$403.00

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