Printing Colour 1400-1700

History, Techniques, Functions and Receptions

Edited by Ad Stijnman and Elizabeth Savage

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€156,00
$198.00
ISBN13: 
9789004269682
E-ISBN: 
9789004290112
Publication Date: 
August 2015
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxx, 248 pp. With 125 full colour illustrations. Large format: 215 x 289 mm (Quarto).
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David J. Davis

This book offers a unique analysis of visual religion in Reformation England as seen in its religious printed images. Challenging traditional notions of an iconoclastic Reformation, it offers a thorough analysis of the widespread body of printed images and the ways the images gave shape to the...
Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004236011
E-ISBN: 
9789004236028
Publication date: 
February 2013
€118,00
$149.00

Edited by Benito Rial Costas

This volume seeks to enhance our understanding of printing and the book trade in small and peripheral European cities in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries through a number of specific case studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235748
E-ISBN: 
9789004235755
Publication date: 
November 2012
€118,00
$149.00

Michel Reinders

Printed Pandemonium is a fresh take on one of the most violent political upheavals in early modern history: the riots, political murders and violent purifications of local governments in the Dutch Republic during the so-called ‘Year of Disaster’ 1672.
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243187
E-ISBN: 
9789004243170
Publication date: 
February 2013
€118,00
$147.00

Freyja Cox Jensen

Placing the reading of history in its cultural and educational context, and examining the processes by which ideas about ancient Rome circulated, this study provides the first assessment of the significance of Roman history, broadly conceived, in early modern England.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233034
E-ISBN: 
9789004233218
Publication date: 
August 2012
€122,00
$147.00

Edited by S.K. Barker and Brenda M. Hosington

The importance of 'Renaissance Cultural Crossroads' lies in its appreciation and promotion of the multi-faceted reach of translation in Britain from the arrival of printing until the outbreak of the civil war, highlighting the impressive number and wide variety of works translated.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004241848
E-ISBN: 
9789004242036
Publication date: 
February 2013
€118,00
$149.00

Edited by Bruce Gordon & Matthew McLean

This volume collects significant new scholarship on the late mediaeval and early modern Bible, engaging with the work of theologians, the devotional needs of the laity and the shape their concerns gave to the most important book of the age.
Series: 
Volume: 
20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229471
E-ISBN: 
9789004229501
Publication date: 
June 2012
€122,00
$147.00

Stephen G. Burnett

The Reformation transformed Christian Hebraism from the pursuit of a few into an academic discipline. This book explains that transformation by focusing on how authors, printers, booksellers, and censors created a public discussion of Hebrew and Jewish texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222489
E-ISBN: 
9789004222496
Publication date: 
January 2012
€122,00
$147.00

Edited by Ton Croiset van Uchelen and Paul Dijstelberge. Preface by Andrew Pettegree

When compiling a short-title catalogue, Paul Valkema Blouw was confronted with a large number of ‘problem cases’. By minute analysis and drawing from his extensive knowledge and his unrivalled typographic memory, he could attribute a surprising number of these publications to a printer and...
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256545
E-ISBN: 
9789004256552
Publication date: 
June 2013
€280,00
$353.00

Gina Dahl

Drawing on various types of book listing, this study explores the market for books in early modern Norway. Book ownership by different elements of Norwegian society is addressed alongside changes in patterns of book distribution.
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207202
E-ISBN: 
9789004214996
Publication date: 
July 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Matthew Yeo

Drawing on recent debates about the methods of book history, this book explores in detail the foundation and development of Chetham's Library, in Manchester, from its foundation in 1655 until the end of the seventeenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206656
E-ISBN: 
9789004210202
Publication date: 
May 2011
€118,00
$143.00

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