Habent Sua Fata Libelli: Or Books Have Their Own Destiny: Essays in Honor of Robert V. Schnucker

Habent Sua Fata Libelli: Or Books Have Their Own Destiny: Essays in Honor of Robert V. Schnucker

by Robin Bruce Barnes, Robert A. Kolb, Robert McCune Kingdon, Paula L. (E Presley
     
 

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Fifteen contributions discuss various historical aspects of book publication, particularly as concerns Reformation theology, in commemoration of the retirement of bibliophile, pastor and scholar Schnucker. Topics include astrology and popular print in Germany c. 1470-1520, interpretation of an early Reformation pamphlet, the book trade as Christian calling, the image of Spain in the pamphlet literature of the Thirty Years' War, and gendering the printing press. Introductory essays and appendices discuss the work of the volume's honoree. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780940474598
Publisher:
Truman State University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Sixteenth Century Essays and Studies Series
Pages:
167
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

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