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oldest type-printed book in existence

G. Washington Moon

oldest type-printed book in existence

a disquisition on the relative antiquity of the Pfister and Mazarin Bibles and the "64-line A" Catholicon : prefaced by a brief history of the invention of printing

by G. Washington Moon

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Published by Priv. print. [Chiswick press] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Balbi, Giovanni, of Genoa.,
  • Printing -- History -- Origin and antecedents.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles"65-line A" Catholicon.
    Statementby George Washington Moon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ126 .M81
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6908425M
    LC Control Number01020896
    OCLC/WorldCa6826490

      The Book of Kells maybe kept for eternity, ‘Les Ans du Roi’ probably not. The Book of Kells has become static and ‘untouchable’. Les Ans du Roi is still part of a dynamic working library. Whereas the manuscript is there to keep, the printed book is there to communicate. You behold a manuscript, you engage with a printed book. Oldest known picture of both a printing shop, a printing press and a bookshop. On the left, the printers are working with the typesetter assembling words and lines from individual letters with his composing stick, on the right we see a bookseller behind a counter. The loose type printed book became a carrier of information to be carted.

    Full text of "Guide to the manuscripts and printed books exhibited in celebration of the tercentenary of the authorized version" See other formats. Jikji is the oldest extant metal-type printed book. the previous version may have been a confused reference to Chae Yun (not sure of chinese romanization) (蔡倫), a chinese, invented the paper in so somebody, please update with reliable references. thanks. Appleby , 20 April (UTC) Korean.

      Three days ago we left Seoul in the morning and boarded two buses (we each got a window seat) to head south on our field trip to various cities and historical sites across Korea. After traveling about two and half hours, we arrived at the Tomb . The Psalter of is famous as being the first printed Psalter, the first printed book with a date, the first example of printing in colours, the first book with a printed colophon, and the first printed work containing musical notes, though these last are not printed but inserted by hand.


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It wasn’t the world’s first printed book. A copy of the Gutenberg Bible in the collection of the New York Public Library. While the Gutenberg Bible helped introduce printing to the West, the. The earliest printed book in the list is a Southern Song annotated woodblock edition of the Book of Tang printed c.

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