Published in 1559 by Paul Manutius, it included a thousand titles divided into three classes and was ordered alphabetically. All editions of the index until the mid 18th century were structured in this way. The first class included authors whose works had all been condemned, including those with secular topics. The second class included single books of an author or particular categories of works (magic, astrology, alchemy, etc.). The third comprised of anonymous writings or those without typographical notes29. Moreover, an additional list of 45 prohibited versions of the Bible and the New Testament was provided, along with a list of 61 banned printers (mostly German with the exception of the Brucioli from Venice). Most of the blacklisted authors were linked to the Reformation, starting with Luther and Calvin.
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