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The printer's grammar : containing a concise history of the origin of printing : also, an examination of the superficies, gradation, and properties of the different sizes of types cast by letter founders, various tables of calculations, models of letter cases, schemes for casting off copy, and imposing, and many other requisites for attaining a perfect knowledge both in the theory and practice of the art of printing : with directions to authors, compliers, &c. how to prepare copy, and to correct their own proofs : chiefly collected from Smith's edition, to which are added directions for pressmen, &c. : the whole calculated for the service of all who have any concern in the letter press. Preview this item
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The printer's grammar : containing a concise history of the origin of printing : also, an examination of the superficies, gradation, and properties of the different sizes of types cast by letter founders, various tables of calculations, models of letter cases, schemes for casting off copy, and imposing, and many other requisites for attaining a perfect knowledge both in the theory and practice of the art of printing : with directions to authors, compliers, &c. how to prepare copy, and to correct their own proofs : chiefly collected from Smith's edition, to which are added directions for pressmen, &c. : the whole calculated for the service of all who have any concern in the letter press.

Author: John Smith
Publisher: London : printed by L. Wayland, and sold by T. Evans, Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXXXVII [1787].
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, John, active 1755.
Printer's grammar.
London : printed by L. Wayland, and sold by T. Evans, Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXXXVII [1787]
(OCoLC)576909599
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Smith
OCLC Number: 5793966
Description: [4], 369, [1] p. : ill. ; 22 cm (8vo)

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