Netherlandish Books offers a unique overview of what was printed during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries in the Low Countries. This bibliography lists descriptions of over 32,000 editions together with bibliographical references, an introduction and indexes. It draws on the analysis of collections situated in libraries throughout the world. This is the first time that all the books published in the various territories that formed the Low Countries are presented together in a single bibliography. Netherlandish Books is an invaluable research tool for all students and scholars interested in the history, culture and literature of the Low Countries, as well as historians of the early modern book world.
Customers interested in this title may also be interested in French Vernacular Books, edited by Andrew Pettegree, Malcolm Walsby and Alexander Wilkinson.
Andrew Pettegree, M.A. D. Phil. (Oxford, 1984), is Professor of Modern History at the University of St Andrews. He is the author of a number of books on the European Reformation and aspects of the European book world.
Malcolm Walsby, Ph. D. (2001) in History, University of Kent at Canterbury, is AHRC Project Manager at the University of St Andrews. He is the author of The Counts of Laval: Culture, Patronage and Religion in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century France (Ashgate, 2007).
Index of Printers
Scholars and researchers interested in the history, culture and literature of the sixteenth-century Low Countries, as well as librarians and bibliographers in the Netherlands and Belgium and in the major research libraries worldwide.