BABCOCK, ROBERT G. (EDITOR).
Title Learning From The Greeks: An Exhibition Commemorating The Five-hundredth Anniversary Of The Founding Of The Aldine Press.
Book Condition Softcover. Stiff paper wrappers. Brand new book.
Publisher Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University, New Haven: .
Seller ID 61315X1
Exhibition Catalogue of the many Greek manuscripts that were on display at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library in 1994 and then later at the Grolier Club. The exhibition celebrated the five-hundredth anniversary of the Aldine Press, which was founded in 1494 by the famous Italian printer Aldus Manutius. Manutius wanted to promote the Greek culture in his printings as well as Latin and Italian classics through his publishing. Black and white illustrations.
(Key Words: Robert G. Babcock, Exhibition Catalogues, Greek Manuscripts, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, Grolier Club, Aldine Press, Aldus Manutius. Greek Culture).