Published January 2001
by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English
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The Book in the Renaissance reconstructs the first years of the world of print, exploring the complex web of religious, economic, and cultural concerns surrounding the printed word. From its very beginnings, the printed book had to straddle financial and religious imperatives, as well as the very different requirements and constraints of Cited by: The Age of the Renaissance Hardcover – Septem by Denys Hay (Editor) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 21 5/5(4). Your district or school network may have a firewall, proxy server, or content filtering software preventing access to resources used by your Renaissance Place software. This may cause slow performance and errors when using the software. We offer a big selection of science fiction and fantasy books and DVDs. Our international selection includes books in German and French, and books about Europe, Asia & the Middle East in English. In our shop we sell Jazz Music CDs, DVDs, art postcards and more. Renaissance Book Shop is open Noon to PM Monday through Saturday.
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