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Bound in Venice

The Serene Republic and the Dawn of the Book

Bound in Venice( )
Author: Magno, Alessandro Marzo
ISBN:978-1-60945-139-4
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Europa Editions, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

A highly readable but erudite book in the style of Alberto Angela's A Day in the Life of Ancient Rome and Stephen Greenblatt's The Swerve, this is the incredible story of Venice at a time when it was the mercantile and cultural capital of the world. There, in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, the first real publishing houses open for business leading to an explosion of the written word and an unprecedented diffusion of human knowledge. In Venice, and subsequently in...
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Pages:229
Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Italy
Language Arts & Disciplines / Publishing
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.33 x 8.23 x 0.76 Inches
Book Weight:0.71 Pounds

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