Friday, 8 July 2011

No20 It's back to the Rylands and research links...

Reflective Journal Entry No20 08/07/11

Following on from the previous post, today I have had another positive link established with the Rylands and this time with Julianne Simpson Collection and Research Support Manager (Printed Books) Special Collections The John Rylands University Library. A meeting has been arranged for the week after next to discuss. Julianne has also very kindly sent me these links for background as part of the research for my dissertation report...

Rylands Incunabula
Aldus Manutius
Martin Davies, Aldus Manutius (1995)
Martin Lowry, The World of Aldus Manutius (1979)
Early printing in England
Lotte Hellinga, William Caxton and Early Printing in England (2010)
E. Gordon Duff, Printing in England in the 15th century (1917, rev. by Lotte Hellinga 2009)
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Library : BMC. Part XI, England (ed. by Lotte Hellinga, 2007)
The Cambridge history of the book in Britain. Vol.3, 1400-1557 (1999)
Early printed books as material objects: proceedings of the conference organized by the IFLA Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Munich, 19-21 August 2009

I will be looking through these over the course of the next few days, but they will certainly form part of the biblio in a large way...

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