Schooling in Renaissance Italy : Literacy and learning, 1300-1600 (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science, 107th series, 1)
Baltimore & London, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991
(23.5 cm), xxiii (1), 477 (3) pp., illustrations. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Survey of pre-university schooling, based on the study of contemporary textbooks and similar publications. Three bibliographical appendices: “Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Italian printings of some elementary Latin grammars”; “Italian translations and printings of the Libro aureo de Marco Aurelio of Antonio de Guevara”; “Books of the Schools of Christian Doctrine”. Originally printed in hardcovers in 1989. ¶ Fine, unmarked copy.