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The Resource Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them, begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin

Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them, begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin

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Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them
Title
Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland
Title remainder
containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them
Statement of responsibility
begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1689-1759
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Ames, Joseph
Dewey number
686.2/0941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z151
LC item number
.A512
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1718-1795
  • 1776-1847
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herbert, William
  • Dibdin, Thomas Frognall
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  • Printing
  • Type and type-founding
  • Printers
  • Typographers
  • Early printed books
  • Incunabula
  • Bibliography
  • Great Britain
Label
Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them, begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
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Publication
Note
  • Half-title v. 1-4: Typographical antiquities of Great Britain
  • Vols. 1-2 published 1810-12; v. 3, 1816, by J. Murray; v. 4, 1819, by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
  • "List of authors referred to": v. 1, p. [375]-379
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1261757
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
4 volumes
Lccn
02002021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
Label
Typographical antiquities, or, The history of printing in England, Scotland, and Ireland : containing memoirs of our ancient printers, and a register of the books printed by them, begun by the late Joseph Ames ; considerably augmented by William Herbert ; and now greatly enlarged, with copious notes, and illustrated with appropriate engravings comprehending the history of English literature and a view of the progress of the art of engraving in Great Britain by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Publication
Note
  • Half-title v. 1-4: Typographical antiquities of Great Britain
  • Vols. 1-2 published 1810-12; v. 3, 1816, by J. Murray; v. 4, 1819, by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
  • "List of authors referred to": v. 1, p. [375]-379
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1261757
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
4 volumes
Lccn
02002021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits

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