The History of the Library in Western Civilization, Volume V: From Petrarch to Michelangelo
Place Published: New Castle, Delaware
Publisher: Oak Knoll Press; Hes & De Graaf Publishers; Kotinos
Date Published: 2012
Edition: First English Edition
Book Id: 39621
588pp. Quarto [29.5 cm] Light gray cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and front cover, and an applied illustration on the front cover. Gray and white pictorial endpapers. In a pictorial dust jacket.
From the Publisher- "With the publication of Volume V, the last stage in the development of the library is revealed. Like the rest of the books in The History of the Library series, this volume is beautifully designed and fully illustrated in color.This fifth and final volume of The History of the Library in Western Civilization contains eight chapters giving a comprehensive account of the transition from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance and the effects of the revival of interest in the Greco-Roman tradition on the European cultural scene, at both the secular and religious level."