On the Origin, Development and Demise of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum

@article{Lenard2006OnTO,
  title={On the Origin, Development and Demise of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum},
  author={Max Lenard},
  journal={Journal of Access Services},
  year={2006},
  volume={3},
  pages={51 - 63}
}
  • Max Lenard
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Access Services
ABSTRACT The history of Christian censorship up to the sixteenth century reveals scattered attempts to censor works of individual authors, but neither a systematic effort to formulate rules for regulating printers, booksellers, and authors, nor an effort to compile a comprehensive list of prohibited books. The first such attempt was made by the Council of Trent, which formulated a set of rules for printing, selling, and censoring books. These “Tridentine rules” were accompanied by a list of… Expand

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The Galileo project
The Columbia encyclopedia
The Roman Index of Prohibited Books