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6 edition of Aldus and His Dream Book found in the catalog.

Aldus and His Dream Book

An Illustrated Essay

by Helen Barolini

  • 205 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Italica Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Venice,
  • Manuzio, Aldo,,
  • Fiction,
  • d. 1527,
  • Printers,
  • Printing,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Italy,
  • Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,
  • General,
  • Design - Book,
  • Techniques - Printmaking,
  • Colonna, Francesco,
  • Manuzio, Aldo,
  • Origin and antecedents,
  • 1449 or 50-1515,
  • 16th century,
  • Biography,
  • Colonna, Francesco,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8391352M
    ISBN 100934977224
    ISBN 109780934977227

    The Book in Europe in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and developed the appearance of the comma. After his death in , Aldus’ wife and her father managed the press until his son Paolo () took over. England. For further reading: Barolini, Helen, Aldus and His Dream Book (New York, Italica Press, ) and Davies, Martin. T/F: Aldus Manutius designed new capitals for his book Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (The Strife of Love in a Dream or The Dream of Poliphilus), which used a one-toten stroke weight to height proportion advanced by leading mathematicians of the era and made the height of the lowercase ascenders taller than the capitals to correct an optical color.

    Rarer than the Gutenberg Bible (), it is regarded by book lovers as the supreme achievement of the printing press in the fifteenth century because of what Helen Barolini, in Aldus and His. - Explore mmallard's board "Aldus Manutius" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Typography, Konmari books and Festina lente pins.

    Hypnerotomachia Poliphili(; from Greek hýpnos, 'sleep', éros, 'love', and máchē, 'fight'), called in English Poliphilo's Strife of Love in a Dream or The Dream of Poliphilus, is a romance said to be by Francesco Colonna and a famous example of early published in Venice in , in an elegant page layout, with refined woodcut illustrations in an Early Renaissance style. Aldus Manutius. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.


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"Aldus and His Dream Book" is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/). Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, and his famous Venetian : Italica Press.

Aldus Manutius: Printer and Publisher of Renaissance Venice. Simon de Colines: An Annotated Catalogue of Examples of His Press: Books and Schools in the Italian Renaissance. HYPNEROTOMACHIA POLIPHILI: the strife of love in a dream. Per una storia del testo di Virgilio nella prima eta del libro a stampa ().

Stefano. "Aldus and His Dream Book" is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/).

Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, and his famous Venetian press. At the same time, this book reproduces all the illustrations, and many of the full pages, from the Aldine Aldus and His Dream Book book 4/5(1).

Book Description: A tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/50–). Helen Barolini’s text discusses Aldus, his education, publishing vision, typographic innovations, and famous Venetian press.

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$ or as low as $33 /mo with Affirm/10(). Get this from a library. Aldus and his dream book: an illustrated essay. [Helen Barolini] -- This edition is certain to appeal to the historian, bibliophile, art historian, designer, and student of the many psychologically rich and emblematic illustrations that have delighted and intrigued.

ALDUS AND HIS DREAM BOOK is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/) and to the book that many scholars call the most beautiful printed book of the Renaissance. Helen Barolini’s text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, and his famous Venetian press.

Altogether, Aldus and His Dream Book is a valuable, delightful, satisfying tome. (A Common Reader) The innovative printer and typographer Aldus Manutius was a crucial figure in the culture of Renaissance Europe, but for every thousand visitors to Venice who have heard of Titian there’s perhaps one who knows anything of Aldus.

Get this from a library. Aldus and his dream book: an illustrated essay. [Helen Barolini] -- A tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/).

Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, publishing vision, typographic innovations. "Aldus and His Dream Book" is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/).

Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, and his famous Venetian press.3/5(1).

"Aldus and His Dream Book" is a tribute to the life and work of the pioneering scholar-publisher, Aldus Manutius (/).Helen Barolini's text discusses Aldus, his education, his publishing vision, his typographic innovations, Pages:   PDF FREE DOWNLOAD Aldus His Dream Book READ ONLINE.

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Mantius died inwith his coffin surrounded by the books he had published. His grandson, Aldus Manutius the Younger, was the last member of the family to run the press.

Later in his life, he managed the Vatican Pres and, inthe printers in the Aldine Press would be used for the last time when he died at the age of ^ Helen Barolini, Aldus and His Dream Book (New York: Italica Press, ), p.

^ The modern portable pocket book has become synonymous with the inexpensive paperback. ^ Bembo's father Bernardo Bembo (–) was a distinguished Venetian patrician, a senator, and an ambassador for the Republic of Venice.

Throughout his whole career as a novelist, Aldous Huxley wrote 47 books, but he became best known for his novel ‘Brave New World’ (published in ), which is actually a dark vision of the future.

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Painting in Renaissance Venice. Simon de Colines: An Annotated Catalogue of Examples of His Press:. Aldus Manutius designed new capitals for his book Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (The Strife of Love in a Dream or The Dream of Poliphilus), which used a one-to-ten stroke weight to height proportion advanced by leading mathematicians of the era and made the height of the lowercase ascenders taller than the capitals to correct an optical color.

Aldus and His Dream Book, Helen Barolini An edition of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. The Hypnerotomachia Poliphili is as mysterious as it is magnificent.

Generally considered to be the most beautiful book ever made of the Italian Renaissance, the Hypnerotomachia is the story of Poliphilo’s unrequited love of Polia. The tale of romance. Episode 1: On dolphins, anchors, and the Strife of Love in a Dream 'Hypnerotomachia Poliphili' By Francesco Colonna In today's episode we're diving into the story behind one of the most beautiful.Before Aldus, books were extremely precious items, held in private collections or monasteries, inaccessible even to many scholars.

“What he wrought, from the appearance of his first published book in until his death inwas something akin to the first editorial boom,” writes Helen Barolini in her biography Aldus and His Dream Book.