Incunabula in Transit

People and Trade

Lotte Hellinga

Status: 
€185,00
$213.00
ISBN13: 
9789004340350
Expected Date: 
December 2017
Format: 
Hardback
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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...
Series: 
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.
Series: 
Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323858
Expected: 
December 2017
€142,00
$164.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
61
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004348660
Expected: 
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.
Series: 
Volume: 
59
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340374
E-ISBN: 
9789004340381
Expected: 
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
Publication date: 
April 2017
€350,00
$403.00

Edited by Richard Gameson

Twelve expert contributions examine the text, art, and Old English gloss of this masterpiece of Anglo-Saxon book culture in relation to its archaeological, historical, cultural, and art-historical contexts, Insular and Continental.
Series: 
Volume: 
57
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337831
E-ISBN: 
9789004337848
Publication date: 
July 2017
€150,00
$173.00

Anja-Silvia Goeing

In Storing, Archiving, Organizing, Anja-Silvia Goeing examines techniques developing in sixteenth century post-Reformation Zurich institutional scholarship at the Zurich Lectorium that we today would consider important to understand the history of information management and knowledge transfer.
Series: 
Volume: 
56
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004334731
E-ISBN: 
9789004334854
Publication date: 
December 2016
€154,00
$185.00

Kathryn M. Rudy

Rubrics, Images and Indulgences in Late Medieval Netherlandish Manuscripts considers how indulgences (the remission of time in Purgatory) were used to market certain images and how images helped to spread indulgences in the decades before the Protestant Reformation.
Series: 
Volume: 
55
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326958
E-ISBN: 
9789004326965
Publication date: 
December 2016
€150,00
$180.00

Stephen Rawles

This bibliography lists all the known editions of the work of Denis Janot, a major Parisian printer (fl. 1529-1544); Janot’s work exemplifies the change from traditional ‘gothic’ typography and design to new ‘humanist’ norms.
Series: 
Volume: 
54
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004330528
Expected: 
November 2017
€186,00
$215.00

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