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The Resource The history of the art of printing ; : containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland

The history of the art of printing ; : containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland

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The history of the art of printing ; : containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland
Title
The history of the art of printing ;
Title remainder
containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1722
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watson, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
English bibliographical sources
Series volume
ser. 3 ; no. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Printing
Label
The history of the art of printing ; : containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Edinburgh : Printed by J. Watson, 1713
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The publisher's preface to the printers in Scotland [signed James Watson]--Specimen of types in the printing-house of James Watson.--The history of the invention and progress of the mysterious art of printing, &c. [a translation of J. de La Caille's Histoire de l'imprimerie et de la librairie, livre 1, by J. Spotiswood]--A contemplation upon the mystery of man's regeneration, in allusion to the mystery of printing [a poem]
Control code
771721
Extent
24, xlviii, 64 pages
Lccn
67003274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (1 folded).
System control number
(WaOLN)915158
Label
The history of the art of printing ; : containing an account of it's invention and progress in Europe, with the names of the famous printers, the places of their birth, and the works printed by them, and a preface by the publisher to the printers in Scotland
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Edinburgh : Printed by J. Watson, 1713
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The publisher's preface to the printers in Scotland [signed James Watson]--Specimen of types in the printing-house of James Watson.--The history of the invention and progress of the mysterious art of printing, &c. [a translation of J. de La Caille's Histoire de l'imprimerie et de la librairie, livre 1, by J. Spotiswood]--A contemplation upon the mystery of man's regeneration, in allusion to the mystery of printing [a poem]
Control code
771721
Extent
24, xlviii, 64 pages
Lccn
67003274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (1 folded).
System control number
(WaOLN)915158

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