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as the initial copyright holders in their new work under the Statute of Anne, as far as recent research has uncovered, a living author did not appear in court on his own behalf for almost twenty years after the passage of the Act. 6 How is it possible that authors, arguably the central focus of

In: Forms, Formats and the Circulation of Knowledge
Author: Lotte Hellinga

of books and documents that this entailed is in itself a gain. It too demonstrates how scarce the documents are that provide direct information about Gutenberg’s life and work once the 42-line Bible was completed. See Figure 5.2 and colour-plate for the opening page of a copy of the Catholicon that

In: Incunabula in Transit
Author: Lotte Hellinga

of books and documents that this entailed is in itself a gain. It too demonstrates how scarce the documents are that provide direct information about Gutenberg’s life and work once the 42-line Bible was completed. See Figure 5.2 and colour-plate for the opening page of a copy of the Catholicon that

In: Incunabula in Transit

resonated with a general desire for news. Such news had little to no repercussions for the everyday life of the reader. Its great appeal stemmed from the possibility to read about the latest occurrences in faraway places. 46 Antwerp and Amsterdam as well as other coastal towns with a direct link by boat

In: News in Times of Conflict

combatants would of course foreordain a Protestant victory. The report did not fail to note the death of Pappenheim. Yet it greatly exaggerated the Imperial losses to the point of travesty: It is impossible to describe the great loss of life that had happened on the battlefield. We hear from those who

In: News in Times of Conflict

small operators, enlightened enough to see that it is in their own interests to curb their inclination to go it alone. They join forces to get the necessary but distracting things done which ensure that they can make a living out of what really is their hobby. When, on the Continent, the restrictive

In: Quaerendo

Centro del Bel Libro in Ascona and modern bookbinding art. It was an enthusiastic, witty and on occasion thought-provoking exposition from which not only the speaker's expert knowledge and special predilections became abundantly apparent-in everyday life he is a professor of rheumatology-but also the

In: Quaerendo

and literary authority with their femininity? Which difficulties did they face in the production, distribution and reception of their portraits? And how did these obstacles motivate some women writers, including Wolff, to adopt a cautious attitude towards the publication of their physical image or

In: Quaerendo
Author: Hans Renders

turning point. During the occupation it had refused to publish uncensored letters written by the Indonesian freedom fighter Sutan Sjahrir to his wife Maria Dûchateau at a time when he was imprisoned in Dutch colonial punishment camps and she was living in Santpoort. Sjahrir’s letters were passed on to De

In: Quaerendo

library belonging to Mr. E. Pelinck, director of the Koninklijk Huis-Archief. An exceptionally large sum was paid for 1. Bergstrom's Dutch still- life painting, London 1947 (fl. 2100,-), while H. Weizsacker's Die Zeichnungen Adam Else- heimers, 3 vols, Berlin 1936-52 fetched a healthy fl. 1700,-, and N. R

In: Quaerendo