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The Resource Bound in Venice : the serene republic and the dawn of the book, Alessandro Marzo Magno ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Conti

Bound in Venice : the serene republic and the dawn of the book, Alessandro Marzo Magno ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Conti

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Bound in Venice : the serene republic and the dawn of the book
Title
Bound in Venice
Title remainder
the serene republic and the dawn of the book
Statement of responsibility
Alessandro Marzo Magno ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Conti
Title variation
Serene republic and the dawn of the book
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
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Summary
Documents the rich trade and literary culture that marked 15th-century Venice, citing the pivotal contributions of visionary Aldo Manuzio, who is credited with inventing modern publishing practices that enabled the first printed editions of the Talmud, the Koran and other classic, history-shaping works
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10226025
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Marzo Magno, Alessandro
Dewey number
094.2094531
Index
index present
LC call number
Z156.V4
LC item number
M3713 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1952-
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Conti, Gregory
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True
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  • Manuzio, Aldo
  • Printing
  • Publishers and publishing
Target audience
adult
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the serene republic and the dawn of the book
Label
Bound in Venice : the serene republic and the dawn of the book, Alessandro Marzo Magno ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Conti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: L'alba dei libri : quando Venezia ha fatto leggere il mondo
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Venice, book capital of the world -- Aldus Manutius, the Michelangelo of books -- The first Talmud -- The lost Koran -- Armenians and Greeks -- The wind from the East -- Geography and war -- Music publishing -- Cures for the body: medicine, cosmetology, and gastronomy -- Pietro Aretino and birth of the author -- Decline, come back, and swan song
Control code
ocn829451627
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781609451394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)829451627
Label
Bound in Venice : the serene republic and the dawn of the book, Alessandro Marzo Magno ; translated from the Italian by Gregory Conti
Publication
Note
Translation of: L'alba dei libri : quando Venezia ha fatto leggere il mondo
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Venice, book capital of the world -- Aldus Manutius, the Michelangelo of books -- The first Talmud -- The lost Koran -- Armenians and Greeks -- The wind from the East -- Geography and war -- Music publishing -- Cures for the body: medicine, cosmetology, and gastronomy -- Pietro Aretino and birth of the author -- Decline, come back, and swan song
Control code
ocn829451627
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781609451394
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)829451627

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