The «Diario» of the Printing Press of San Jacopo di Ripoli (1476-1484)
Commentary and transcription
1999, cm 17 x 24, viii-368 pp.
- About this book
The diario of the printing office of San Jacopo di Ripoli is a unique source of information on the financial and managerial challenges that the earliest printers faced. Analyzing both the mercantile aspects and the cultural importance of the press, this study also contains the only complete transcription available of the 151-leaf manuscript.