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23 «Heredes de Plauto stampadore deno avere infrascritte robe e dinari»

Consumo del libro, prezzi e mercato librario a Bologna alla fine del Quattrocento

Elena Gatti    Alma Mater Studiorum, Università di Bologna, Italia    

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abstract

Two archival sources of the late 15th century allow us to outline some considerations and comparisons between the cost of living and book prices in Bologna. The first reports books stored in Bologna by the printer/bookseller Francesco Platone de’ Benedetti during his lifetime; the second, the most important for this particular case study, reports the prices and sales of those books made by his heirs.

Published
Feb. 24, 2020
Accepted
June 11, 2019
Submitted
May 16, 2019
Language
IT
ISBN (PRINT)
978-88-6969-333-5
ISBN (EBOOK)
978-88-6969-332-8
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