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Print publishing in sixteenth-century Rome

Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe

Print publishing in sixteenth-century Rome

growth and expansion, rivalry and murder

by Christopher L. C. E. Witcombe

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Published by Harvey Miller Publishers in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prints -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- 16th century,
  • Printing -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- 16th century,
  • Printmakers -- Italy -- Biography,
  • Book industries and trade -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- 16th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-454) and index.

    Other titlesPrint publishing in 16th-century Rome
    StatementChristopher L.C.E. Witcombe.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE661.R6 W58 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination469 p. :
    Number of Pages469
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23538998M
    ISBN 10190537514X
    ISBN 109781905375141
    LC Control Number2009368317

    Unlike Venice and Florence in the last two decades of the fifteenth century, Rome never became a center for the printing of illustrated books. The three most important Roman printers of the period, John Besicken, Andreas Freitag, and Stephen Plannck were German by birth and training, and their publications reflected a Germany style in book. Rowman & Littlefield Launches New Audiobook Program Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group launched a new audiobook program in Read more. Her newest book is "Manipulated: Inside the Cyberwar to Hijack Elections and Distort the Truth." Mary McAuliffe Mary McAuliffe is the author of 5 bestselling books on Paris, France, most recently.

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Print Publishing in Sixteenth Century Rome: Growth and Expansion, Rivalry and Murder (Studies in Medieval and Early Renaissance Art History) by C.L.C.E. Witcombe (Author)Cited by: 5. Print Publishing in Sixteenth Century Rome: Growth and Expansion, Rivalry and Murder (Studies in Medieval and Early Renaissance Art History) by Christopher L C E Witcombe () Hardcover – January 1, Manufacturer: Harvey Miller Publishers.

Print Publishing in Sixteenth-Century Rome by Christopher Lce Witcombe,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. This volume brings formal coherence to the overwhelming mass of prints published in sixteenth-century Rome. It is introductory in scope and does not attempt to include every print published by every publisher.

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