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 Aldine (2 syl.).Al’dingar (Sir). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Aldine Editions.
 
Editions of the Greek and Latin classics, published and printed under the superintendence of Aldo Manuz’io, his father-in-law Andrea of Asolo, and his son Paolo (1490–1597); most of them in small octavo, and all noted for their accuracy. The father invented the type called italics, once called Aldine, and first used in printing Virgil, 1501.   1
 


 Aldine (2 syl.).Al’dingar (Sir). 

 
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