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Published by M. Nijhoff in The Hague .
Written in English


  • Printing,
  • History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementDavid W. Davies
LC ClassificationsZ232.E5 D3 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26563114M

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Cite this chapter as: Davies D.W. () The Elseviers as Printers and Publishers. In: The World of the Elseviers, – Springer, DordrechtAuthor: David W. Davies. David W. Davies, The World of the Elseviers (The Hague, ) Notice de la collection d'auteurs latins, francais, et italiens, imprime de format petit en 12, par les Elsvier, in Brunet's Manuel du libraire (Paris, ) A. de Reume, Recherches historiques, genealogiques, et bibliographiques sur les Elsivier (Brussels, ). Abstract. There are difficulties in tracing the history of a printer not encountered in following the career of kings or printer is not praised by courtly chroniclers, or slandered by troublesome democrats. His activities are dimly glimpsed in baptismal and marriage registers, in commercial and legal records. From such sources it has been learned that Louis Elsevier, the Author: David W. Davies. Lodewijk Elzevir (c. , Leuven – 4 February , Leiden), originally Lodewijk or Louis Elsevier or Elzevier, was a printer, born in the city of Leuven (today in Belgium, then part of the Habsburg Netherlands or Spanish Netherlands).He was the founder of the House of Elzevir, which printed, for example, "Two New Sciences", a work of Galileo, at a time when his work .

  His first book, "Drusii Ebraicarum quaestionum ac responsionum libri duo () was followed by an edition of Eutropius (), and from onward he produced at least one book per year (with the exception of ), totaling in all, mostly in Latin. He was a regular participant at the Frankfurt Book Fair from onwards. ex AND "The World of the Elseviers " by David W. Davies. Like his father, Louis worked in the book trade throughout his life. Louis or Lodewijk Elzevir, son of .   For more information on the printing business run by generations of Elseviers see David W. Davies, The World of the Elseviers, , The Hague, Written by Phillip Emanuel, Graduate Student Apprentice. Discover the family tree _(I) ELSEVIER Lodewijk for free, and learn about their family history and their ancestry. The statue is described as nr 17 in the book: Het Leuvens Stadhuis Beeld-Schoon. The World of the Elseviers Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague. (p)» Hartz, S.L..