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Nicolò Canelles Commemorative Plaque

Nicolò Canelles Commemorative Plaque

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Plaque commemorating the Sardinian bishop Nicolò Canelles, who introduced in Sardinia the mechanical printing press.
Nicolò Canelles Commemorative Plaque

In the Castello district, in Canelles street, a commemorative plaque was posted in honour of the Sardinian bishop who created the first typography in Sardinia in 1566, contributing to the spread of movable printing characters. Nicolò Canelles was one of the leading exponents of ecclesiastical Sardinia in the sixteenth century and one of the most cultured humanists of his time.

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