The Resource The representations of the overseas world in the De Bry Collection of voyages (1590-1634), by Michiel van Groesen

The representations of the overseas world in the De Bry Collection of voyages (1590-1634), by Michiel van Groesen

Label
The representations of the overseas world in the De Bry Collection of voyages (1590-1634)
Title
The representations of the overseas world in the De Bry Collection of voyages (1590-1634)
Statement of responsibility
by Michiel van Groesen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume deals with the De Bry collection of voyages. It analyses the textual and iconographic changes the De Bry publishing family made to travel accounts describing Asia, Africa and the New World. Also, it discusses this editorial strategy in the context of the publishing industry around 1600
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z6014.B9
LC item number
G76 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Library of the written word. The handpress world,
Series volume
volume 2
Label
The representations of the overseas world in the De Bry Collection of voyages (1590-1634), by Michiel van Groesen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-549) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening up new worlds : sixteenth-century travel literature and collections of voyages -- From goldsmiths to publishers : the transformation of the De Bry family -- A prosperous publishing house : the De Brys as booksellers in Frankfurt and Oppenheim -- The making of the collection of voyages -- Plants and animals : the natural world in the De Bry collection -- Native inhabitants : physical appearances and identities -- From gods to idols : the expansion of heathendom -- Different representations for different readerships : Christianity reflected -- The impact of censorship : the Index Librorum Expurgatorum and other indices -- Selling, purchasing, and borrowing : towards an understanding of readership -- The impact of the De Bry collection : travel literature and travel compendia in the seventeenth century
Control code
ocn714884750
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 563 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047432630
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004164499.i-565
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24995630
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)714884750
  • brill9047432630

Library Locations

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