Coverart for item
The Resource The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600, by Malcolm Walsby

The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600, by Malcolm Walsby

Label
The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600
Title
The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600
Statement of responsibility
by Malcolm Walsby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Printing in provincial France has not attracted the same interest as the main centres of print. Using archival as well as printed sources, this book provides a groundbreaking new understanding of the development of printing in the provinces. Though printing in Brittany started during the incunabula period, the presses disappeared in the first decade of the sixteenth century. This work analyses the role of booksellers during these critical years and examines the business models that enabled the presses to return to the duchy. It also looks at issues such as ownership of books, Protestantism and
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walsby, Malcolm
Dewey number
686.20944109/031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z145.B8
LC item number
W35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of the written word,
  • The handpress world
Series volume
  • v. 14
  • v. 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Books
  • Books and reading
  • Early printed books
  • Brittany (France)
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • DESIGN
  • CRAFTS & HOBBIES
  • Books
  • Books and reading
  • Early printed books
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • France
Label
The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600, by Malcolm Walsby
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A false dawn : the incunabula era -- The disappearance of the presses -- The rebirth of printing -- A new business model -- The Breton book world -- Ownership, readership, and authorship -- Printers, booksellers, and Protestantism -- The wars of the league : pamphlets and the transformation of the presses
Control code
741613180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283161640
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004204515.i-391
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741613180
Label
The printed book in Brittany, 1484-1600, by Malcolm Walsby
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A false dawn : the incunabula era -- The disappearance of the presses -- The rebirth of printing -- A new business model -- The Breton book world -- Ownership, readership, and authorship -- Printers, booksellers, and Protestantism -- The wars of the league : pamphlets and the transformation of the presses
Control code
741613180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283161640
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004204515.i-391
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741613180

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...