The old printer and the modern press /

Part I, "The old printer", is a revised edition of the author's "William Caxton", 1844; pt. II. "The modern press" is "a view of the progress of the press to our own day, especially in relation to ... cheap popular literature."

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Author / Creator:Knight, Charles, 1791-1873, author.
Imprint:London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1854.
Description:ix, 314 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm
Language:English
Subject:Caxton, William, -- approximately 1422-1491 or 1492.
Caxton, William, -- ca. 1422-1491.
Caxton, William, -- environ 1422-1491 ou 1492.
Caxton, William, -- approximately 1422-1491 or 1492.
Caxton, William.
Printing -- History -- Origin and antecedents.
Printing -- England -- History.
Popular literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Printing -- history.
Imprimeurs -- Angleterre -- Biographies.
Livres -- Industrie et commerce -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire.
Livres et lecture -- Grande Bretagne -- Histoire.
Incunabula.
Press.
Printing -- Origin and antecedents.
Buch.
England -- London -- Dalston.
England -- London -- Westminster.
Great Britain.
Gro├čbritannien
Biographies -- England -- 1854.
Bibliography.
History.
Publishers' advertisements -- England -- 1854.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2247466
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Physical medium:8vo.
Notes:Part I, "The Old Printer", is a revised edition of the author's "William Caxton," 1844.
"Printed by W. Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street, and Charing Cross."--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-176).
Summary:Part I, "The old printer", is a revised edition of the author's "William Caxton", 1844; pt. II. "The modern press" is "a view of the progress of the press to our own day, especially in relation to ... cheap popular literature."
Other form:Online version: Knight, Charles, 1791-1873. Old printer and the modern press. London, J. Murray, 1854
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