1450–1515, Italian printer, noted for his fine editions of the classics. He introduced italic type
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Aldine, al′dīn, adj. applied to books printed by Aldus Manutius of Venice, in 16th century.
In 1653 he regretted his inability to find a publisher's catalogue issued by Aldus Manutius.A History of Bibliographies of Bibliographies | Archer Taylor
The first of these is celebrated for his Orations, published by Aldus Manutius in 1576.
Aldus Manutius praises her to the skies, lauds her benevolence to the poor, her care for the afflicted and her ability as a ruler.The Century of Columbus | James J. Walsh
The editions printed by Aldus Manutius the Elder are, however, much more valuable than those issued by his descendants.