Five Hundred Years of Printing

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Penguin Books, 1974 - Printing - 400 pages
This classic is now available again in a finely illustrated, larger format, drawing on the collections and curatorial expertise of the British Library. The most famous introduction to the history of printing ever published.

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100 pages fell out of this book in one big clump, vanished into the papery chaos of my house, and did not resurface again. I feel ok about this. It was an educational read, but one which felt really ... Read full review

Contents

FOREWORD BY BEATRICE WARDB
7
H THE ERA OF CONSOLIDATION
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THE NINETEENTH CENTURY AND AFTER
275
Copyright

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