Aldus Manutius and his Thesaurus cornucopiae of 1496
Aldus Manutius

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,"

Published by Syracuse University Press in [Syracuse, N.Y. ] .
Written in English.

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Edition Notes

Text in English and Latin.

"Facsimile pages of the Latin prologue and specimen pages of the Greek text from the Thesaurus cornucopiae in the Brewster House typographical collection."

Presentation slip from the Book Craftsmen Associates inserted. Inscribed by: Harvey Satenstein.

Keepsake (Book Craftsmen Associates) -- 5

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14, [17] p. :
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