The Bookseller of Florence - Ross King


In the mid-1400s, at Vespasiano da Bisticci’s bookshop in Florence, Vespasiano’s team of scribes produced exquisite manuscripts for popes and princes across Europe. But in 1476 a new technology arrived in Florence: a printing press. A gripping story of ancient wisdom, new technology and 'the king of the world’s booksellers', set in Florence.