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The Typography of Renaissance Humanism
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Renaissance humanists and the printers of their works developed typefaces to express their cultural commitments. The scribal hands they encountered in the venerabl…

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Taylor, Andrew, “The Typography of Renaissance Humanism”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 20 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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