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The Man Who Saved Western Classics

Constant Wonder
  • Sep 23, 2021
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In the early days of the printing press, publishing was expensive, but an enterprising printer recognized the chance to save Western classics from oblivion with this new technology. Our modern libraries would never be the same without Aldus Manutius. Guest: G. Scott Clemons, co-author of "Aldus Manutius: A Legacy More Lasting than Bronze" and former president of the Grolier Club Show More...