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A survey of the history of printing, typefounding & bookselling in seventeenth century England

H. Richard Archer

A survey of the history of printing, typefounding & bookselling in seventeenth century England

with some examples of the books published which are representative of the books printed during the period, and a chronology of events important in the annals of English printing, 1600-1700

by H. Richard Archer

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Published in 1943 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Horace Richard Archer.
SeriesACRL microcard series ;, no. 7.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2247 (Z)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationii, 137 leaves
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3129046M
LC Control Number82241888

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