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The Resource Texts in transit : manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century

Texts in transit : manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century

Label
Texts in transit : manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century
Title
Texts in transit
Title remainder
manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Texts in Transit addresses the question what happened to texts during their production in printing houses in the fifteenth century. Lotte Hellinga finds some answers by exploring printer's copy and proofs in diverse printing houses, covering the period 1459 -1496
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hellinga, Lotte,
Dewey number
686.209409024
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Library of the Written Word - The Handpress World
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Proofs (Printing)
  • Transmission of texts
  • Criticism, Textual
Label
Texts in transit : manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Index of Books Printed Before 1501Alphabetical Index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1. Press and Text in the First Decades of Printing; Chapter 2. The Text in the Printing House: Printer's Copy; Chapter 3. List of Printer's Copy Used in the Fifteenth Century; Chapter 4. Proofreading and Printing in Mainz in 1459; Chapter 5. Augustinus, De civitate Dei, Printed at Subiaco in 1467; Chapter 6. Poggio's Facetiae in Print; Chapter 7. Poggio Bracciolini's Historia fiorentina in Manuscript and Print; Chapter 8. The First Book Printed in Oxford
  • Chapter 9. Two Editors, Three Printers: M.T. Cicero, Orationes Printed in Venice, 1471-1480Chapter 10. From Poggio to Caxton: Early Translations of Some of Poggio's Latin Facetiae; Chapter 11. The Travels of Marco Polo and Gheraert Leeu; Chapter 12. The History of Jason: From Manuscripts for the Burgundian Court to Printed Books for Readers in the Towns of Holland; Chapter 13. Nicholas Love's Mirror in Print; Chapter 14. Wynkyn de Worde and The book of St Albans; Chapter 15. William Caxton and the Malory Manuscript; Subject Index: Text in Printing Houses; Index of Manuscripts
Control code
ocn890982183
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (466 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004279001
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890982183
Label
Texts in transit : manuscript to proof and print in the fifteenth century
Publication
Note
Index of Books Printed Before 1501Alphabetical Index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1. Press and Text in the First Decades of Printing; Chapter 2. The Text in the Printing House: Printer's Copy; Chapter 3. List of Printer's Copy Used in the Fifteenth Century; Chapter 4. Proofreading and Printing in Mainz in 1459; Chapter 5. Augustinus, De civitate Dei, Printed at Subiaco in 1467; Chapter 6. Poggio's Facetiae in Print; Chapter 7. Poggio Bracciolini's Historia fiorentina in Manuscript and Print; Chapter 8. The First Book Printed in Oxford
  • Chapter 9. Two Editors, Three Printers: M.T. Cicero, Orationes Printed in Venice, 1471-1480Chapter 10. From Poggio to Caxton: Early Translations of Some of Poggio's Latin Facetiae; Chapter 11. The Travels of Marco Polo and Gheraert Leeu; Chapter 12. The History of Jason: From Manuscripts for the Burgundian Court to Printed Books for Readers in the Towns of Holland; Chapter 13. Nicholas Love's Mirror in Print; Chapter 14. Wynkyn de Worde and The book of St Albans; Chapter 15. William Caxton and the Malory Manuscript; Subject Index: Text in Printing Houses; Index of Manuscripts
Control code
ocn890982183
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (466 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004279001
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890982183

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