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Bidding Information
Lot #    19671
Auction End Date    1/8/2008 11:52:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    The Makers of Hebrew Books in Italy
Author    David Amram
City    London
Publisher    Holland Press
Publication Date    1988
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   xx, 417 pp., 215:134 mm., clean crisp copy. dj.
          
Detailed
Description
   Classic bibliography. While focusing on Hebrew books, this landmark study provides a comprehensive review of printing in Italy from the beginning through the mid-1800s. The author focuses on the history of the Soncino and Bomberg presses; many later printers are given careful and detailed examination. Includes bibliography, index, and many illustrations.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
England:    Checked
  
Subject
Bibliography:    Checked
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    English
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica