writing & publishing

A Tribute to the Printer Aldus Manutius

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There’s a new exhibition celebrating the work of Aldus Manutius, at the Grolier Club in Manhattan. It gathers a stack of books from Aldus’ press founded in 1494, in Venice. The NY Times has a fascinating article worth your time (along with a nice gallery of his fine old books).

By Mark Newton

Born in 1981, live in the UK. I write about strange things.