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Typographia: Or the Printer's Instructor (Routledge Revivals) (Paperback)

Typographia: Or the Printer's Instructor (Routledge Revivals) By Thomas F. Adams Cover Image
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Published in 1981: Authors of early English and American printers's manuals casually appropriated text from their predecessors. The practice, common enough not to require explanation or acknowledgement ( much less apology), was documented by Lawrence C. Wroth in 1935. Citing borrowed passages and devising a literary family tree, Wroth measured the original work of typographical writers from Moxon to De Vinne, with much more praise for them but with less for those in between. The author who, whose Typographia is reprinted here, was found to be the worst and boldest of offenders.



Product Details
ISBN: 9780367152109
ISBN-10: 036715210X
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: October 15th, 2020
Pages: 286
Language: English
Series: Routledge Revivals
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Created At: 10/27/2019 10:26am
Last Updated At: 10/23/2022 02:57pm

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