Warburg Institute Colloquia, vol. 32

The Afterlife of Aldus: Posthumous Fame, Collectors and the Book Trade

edited by Jill Kraye and Paolo Sachet

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Società e Storia, no. 164, 2019, pp. 403-04, review by Laura Carnelos

La Bibliofilìa, vol. CXXI (Jan.-Apr. 2019), review by Paul F. Gehl, p. 182

Renaissance Quarterly, vol. LXXII, no. 3, September 2019, pp. 1012-13, review by Oren Margolis

L’almanacco bibliografico, n° 49, marzo 2019, p. 9, review by Natale Vacalebre

The Library, 7.20.1, March 2019, p. 121, review by Neil Harris (as part of an 8-page omnibus review of all recent Aldine publications: in the online edition search for “Afterlife of Aldus”)

Bibliothecae.it, 8 (2019), 1, pp. 341-43, review by Simona Inserra

The Book Collector, 68 (2019), pp. 312-16, review by Lotte Hellinga


Table of Contents

           by Jill Kraye and Paolo Sachet

I.   The Aldine Press after Aldus (1515–1598)

      From the Printer’s Mind to the Author’s Hand: Paolo Manuzio and His Tre libri di lettere volgari (1556–1560)
           by Lodovica Braida

       Strategies and Failures of a Renaissance Publishing Venture: The Accademia Veneziana and the Myth of Aldus
            by Shanti Graheli

       The End of the Manutius Dynasty (1597)
            by Angela Nuovo

II.  Private Aldine Collections in Europe

      Five Centuries of Aldine Collecting in Italy: Known and Less-Known Cases
           by Luca Rivali

       Aldine Editions in Early Modern France
            by Shanti Graheli

       Aldine Collecting and Aristocratic Values in French Bibliophily Before and After the French Revolution
            by François Dupuigrenet Desroussilles and Jean Viardot

III.  The Modern Aldine Book Trade

       Selling Aldus in the UK (c. 1630–2015): Towards a Checklist of British Sale Catalogues of Books Published by the Manuzio Family
            by Paolo Sachet

       The Aldine in British Book Trade History: A Look at Three Major Collections
             by Nicholas Poole-Wilson

       Aldine Tributaries Collecting Aldus Manutius in the 21st Century
            by G. Scott Clemons

       Collecting the Renaissance: The Aldine Press (1494–1598): Catalogue of an Exhibition
            by Jill Kraye, Stephen Parkin and Paolo Sachet

Index of Names