- Al·dus [awl-duh s, al-] /ˈɔl dəs, ˈæl-/, Teobaldo Mannucci or Manuzio, 1450–1515, Italian printer and classical scholar.
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Historical Examples of manutius
Manutius applied aesthetic and functional criteria that led to the smaller-sized books we are familiar with.The Civilization of Illiteracy
The burden became too heavy for Manutius to think henceforth of publishing by himself.The Printed Book
The type was called italic because it was dedicated to the states of Italy by the inventor, Manutius, about the year 1500.Business English
Manutius, as the passage above quoted has shown, is not reckoned by Ruhnkenius quite equal to Muretus, at least in natural genius.
Manutius has given a good account of the principal laws made at Rome during the republic; not many of the empire.
- See Aldus Manutius