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Journeymen-printers, heresy, and the Inquisition in sixteenth-century Spain [electronic resource] / Clive Griffin.

Author/Creator:
Griffin, Clive.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (333 p.)
Subjects:
Printers -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Protestants -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Foreign workers -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Inquisition -- Spain.
Spain -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Although the history of the book is a booming area of research, the journeymen who printed books in the sixteenth century have remained shadowy figures because they were not thought to have left any significant traces in the archives. Clive Griffin, however, uses Inquisitional documents from Spain and Portugal to reveal a clandestine network of Protestant-minded immigrant journeymen who were arrested by the Holy Office in Spain and Portugal in the 1560s and 1570s at a time ofinternational crisis. A startlingly clear portrait of these humble men (and occasionally women) emerges allowing the rec
Contents:
Contents; Abbreviations and Conventions; 1. Introduction; 2. Denunciation, Flight, and Arrest; 3. Proofing the Printers; 4. Foreign Printing-Workers in Spain; 5. Three Young Men; 6. Two Settled Printers; 7. The Presses; 8. Attitudes and Customs; 9. Beliefs; 10. The End; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-288) and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-153576-1
9786610755967
1-280-75596-2
1-4356-2329-0
OCLC:
191410325
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