Dramatist Henry Medwall wrote the first English secular play Fulgens and Lucrece in 1490, Continue reading
Aldus Pius Manutius (/məˈnjuːʃiəs/; Italian: Aldo Pio Manuzio; 1449/1452 – 6 February 1515) was an Italian humanist, scholar, educator, and the founder of the Aldine Press. Manutius devoted the later part of his life to publishing and disseminating rare texts.
Aldus Manutius was Italy's first important printer to publish the Greek classics in March 1495. Continue reading