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general history of printing

Palmer, Samuel

general history of printing

from the first invention of it in the city of Mentz, to its propagation and progress thro" most of the kingdoms in Europe : particularly the introduction and success of it here in England : with the characters of the most celebrated printers, from the invention of this art to the years 1520 and 1550 : also an account of their works, and of the considerable improvements, which they made during that time

by Palmer, Samuel

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Published by Printed for A. Bettesworth, C. Hitch, and C. Davis ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby S. Palmer, printer.
ContributionsPsalmanazar, George, 1679?-1763., Hamilton, Newburgh, fl. 1715-1743, Selsey, John Peachey, Baron, 1749-1816 (bookplate), Westdean Library
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, [5], 312, [121]-144,337-400 p.
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20577024M

PRINTS. HISTORY OF AN ART Michel Melot, Antony Griffiths, Richard S. Field and Andre Beguin. Geneva, Cloth. A beautifully produced and comprehensive general history with copious illustrations and a glossary of technical terms. $ THE PRINT IN THE WESTERN WORLD. AN INTRODUCTORY HISTORY. Linda C. Hults. Madison, Cloth. Family History. BYU Print & Mail specializes in printing high-quality Family History books that you'll both cherish and be proud to present to your family and friends. We'll print, bind, and ship your books wherever you need. You can even include multimedia collections on CD or DVD.

This is the official Website of the General Service Office (G.S.O.) of Alcoholics Anonymous. Videos or graphic images may not be downloaded, copied or duplicated without the express written permission of Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc. HISTORY. Book History published its first volume in , under the joint editorship of Ezra Greenspan and Jonathan December , the Council of Editors of Learned Journals selected Book History as “Best New Journal” of the year. The awards committee praised its “impressive range” and “sustained engagement with the subject,” and predicted “real staying .

  Part general essay collection, part encyclopedia, this 2-volume set serves as both an in-depth introduction to book history and a handy reference tool for the fact-checking researcher. The 48 essays in volume 1 are substantial, include bibliographies, and cover such topics as the ancient book, bookbinding, and the History of the Book in : Richard Carter. 2. Willie Sutton thought banks a good place to visit if you happened to be interested in money. The same line of reasoning suggests that libraries -- e.g., Penn's library, as well as some of the other libraries and library resources that Traister lists -- are good places in which to look for books and other evidences of the history of printing. This means going physically to literal libraries.


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