A Short History of the Printed Word

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Dorset Press, 1989 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 244 pages
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User Review  - zerol8on - LibraryThing

a concise review of the history of printing, from the incunables to modern day. goes very quickly, often listing names in passing, so that if the particular era interets the reader, try have a place to start continuing research. overall, a satisfying experience. Read full review

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User Review  - Lewis Weinstein - Goodreads

This well-written history was a quite useful source for me when writing my first novel, THE HERETIC, where my Jewish converso characters meet with Gutenberg, learn how to make a printing press and type, and become the earliest printers in 15th century Spain. The Heretic Read full review

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