De Aldi Pii Manutii Romani Vita Meritisque in Rem Literatam Libri Ungeri Singulis.

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Creator

Unger, Christian Gottlieb.

Title

De Aldi Pii Manutii Romani Vita Meritisque in Rem Literatam Libri Ungeri Singulis.

Publisher

Wittenberg: Widow of Johann David Scheffler,

Date

1753.

Description

This is the first published biography of Aldus Manutius. As with the work by Domenico Manni displayed nearby, this biography, written by Christian Gottlieb Unger (1671–1719) and published many years after his own death, includes a shortlist of titles printed by Aldus. The list is far from comprehensive and includes no bibliographical details.

Source

From the collection of G. Scott Clemons.

Citation

Unger, Christian Gottlieb., “De Aldi Pii Manutii Romani Vita Meritisque in Rem Literatam Libri Ungeri Singulis. ,” Grolier Club Exhibitions, accessed June 25, 2018, http://grolierclub.omeka.net/items/show/299.