Bound in Venice: The Serene Republic and the Dawn of the Book

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Documents the rich trade and literary culture that marked 15th-century Venice, citing the pivotal contributions of visionary Aldo Manuzio, who is credited with inventing modern publishing practices that enabled the first printed editions of the Talmud, the Koran and other classic, history-shaping works. Original. 30,000 first printing.