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The origin of printing : in two essays ... : with occasional remarks, and an appendix.

Author: William Bowyer; Conyers Middleton; Gerard Meerman
Publisher: London : Printed for W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, 1776.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : The 2nd ed., with improvementsView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Early works to 1800
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Bowyer, William, 1699-1777.
Origin of printing.
London : Printed for W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, 1776
(OCoLC)575291400
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Bowyer; Conyers Middleton; Gerard Meerman
OCLC Number: 8784790
Notes: Rewriting of Middleton's Dissertation on the origin of printing in England and Meerman's Origines typographicae.
Published anonymously. By William Bowyer, with the assistance of Dr. Owen and Mr. Missy. Cf. DNB.
First ed.: 1774.
Signatures: a-b⁴ B-Z⁴.
Description: xvi, 176 pages ; 22 cm (8vo)
Contents: (from t. p.) I. The substance of Dr. Middleton's dissertation on the origin of printing in England --
II. Mr. Meerman's account of the invention of the art at Harleim, and its progress to Mentz --
Appendix to the second essay.

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