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The Resource Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496 : containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature.", translated by Antje Lemke ... ; introduction by Donald P. Bean ...

Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496 : containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature.", translated by Antje Lemke ... ; introduction by Donald P. Bean ...

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Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496 : containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature."
Title
Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496
Title remainder
containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature."
Statement of responsibility
translated by Antje Lemke ... ; introduction by Donald P. Bean ...
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Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • gre
  • eng
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Cataloging source
MNE
Dewey number
093
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Label
Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496 : containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature.", translated by Antje Lemke ... ; introduction by Donald P. Bean ...
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Publication
Note
  • "Facsimile pages of the Latin prologue and specimen pages of the Greek text from the Thesaurus cornucopiae in the Brewster House Typographical Collection."
  • Includes "A note about the Aldine colophon" on p. [15] at end
  • Colophon: "[Edition] of three hundred and sixty copies. Typesetting is in Cloister as cut by Mergenthaler Linotype Company in a design derived from the roman cut in 1470 at Venice by Nicolas Jenson ... Printing is by deep-etch lithography in two colors on Curtis Rag Laid Book. Covers are lithographed on Riverside cloth ... Endpapers are Canco Coated Endleaf ...."
Dimensions
33 cm (fol.)
Extent
14, [18] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 262 of a limited edition of 360 copies. Brown cloth boards, with borders and large lozenge center-piece printed in dark brown; red-brown coated endpapers.
Other physical details
facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14985827
  • ucoclc14985827
Label
Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496 : containing the first appearance in English of the prologue in which Aldus announces his plans to publish the first printed editions of Aristotle's works and describes his Thesaurus as containing "practically everything that anyone could desire in order to achieve perfect knowledge of Greek literature.", translated by Antje Lemke ... ; introduction by Donald P. Bean ...
Publication
Note
  • "Facsimile pages of the Latin prologue and specimen pages of the Greek text from the Thesaurus cornucopiae in the Brewster House Typographical Collection."
  • Includes "A note about the Aldine colophon" on p. [15] at end
  • Colophon: "[Edition] of three hundred and sixty copies. Typesetting is in Cloister as cut by Mergenthaler Linotype Company in a design derived from the roman cut in 1470 at Venice by Nicolas Jenson ... Printing is by deep-etch lithography in two colors on Curtis Rag Laid Book. Covers are lithographed on Riverside cloth ... Endpapers are Canco Coated Endleaf ...."
Dimensions
33 cm (fol.)
Extent
14, [18] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 262 of a limited edition of 360 copies. Brown cloth boards, with borders and large lozenge center-piece printed in dark brown; red-brown coated endpapers.
Other physical details
facsims.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14985827
  • ucoclc14985827

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