Chapter 16. The Book Trade Comes of Age: The Sixteenth Century

  1. Simon Eliot and
  2. Jonathan Rose
  1. David J. Shaw

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch16

A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

How to Cite

Shaw, D. J. (2007) The Book Trade Comes of Age: The Sixteenth Century, in A Companion to the History of the Book (eds S. Eliot and J. Rose), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127653

Online ISBN: 9780470690949

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Keywords:

  • printing;
  • middle ages;
  • theologians;
  • parish clergy;
  • vernacular literature

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Incunables and Post-incunables: Continuity and Innovation

  • Scholar Printers

  • Religion

  • Regulation

  • Geography: The Continued Spread of Printing Centers

  • The Book Trades

  • Customers

  • Look to the Future