Robert Estienne, Royal Printer. An Historical Study of the elder Stephanus.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011,

Reprint. octavo, printed wrappers. 350 pp. Cambridge University Press, Item #30843

This book was originally published in 1954. Elizabeth Armstrong gives a full-length historical study of an important and admirable figure of Robert Estienne. Through his scholarly work and his ideals of artistry and craftsmanship of printing, he also brought understanding to the dissemination of a culture. Very fine.

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