Printing vernacular translations in sixteenth century AntwerpPrinting vernacular translations in sixteenth century Antwerp
Faculty of Arts. Linguistics and Literature
Institute for the Study of Literature in the Low Countries (ISLN)
Documentation and information
Nederlands kunsthistorisch jaarboek. - Leiden, 1947, currens
64(2014), p. 108-137
University of Antwerp
The article discusses the history of printing and book publishing in Antwerp, Belgium during the 16th century, focusing on the printing of vernacular translations. Topics mentioned include the international impact of the translations, the role of Antwerp in the publishing industry and as a commercial center, and the dispersion of political and economic values of the city and its government through the publishing industry.