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Incunabula Short Title Catalogue (ISTC)


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Description

International database of 15th-century European printing created by the British Library with contributions from institutions worldwide. The database records nearly every item printed from movable type before 1501, but not material printed entirely from woodblocks or engraved plates. 29,777 editions are listed as at January 8th 2008, including some 16th-century items previously assigned incorrectly to the 15th century.


Coverage: 15th century Access: Freely Available


Keywords

Early Printed Books; Fifteenth Century; Early Modern Studies; Sixteenth Century; Renaissance; Reformation; Literature and Literary Studies; European History; Art History; History of Printing; British Library

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