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Some notes on books and printing

Charles T. Jacobi

Some notes on books and printing

a guide for authors, publishers & others

by Charles T. Jacobi

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Published by Charles Whittingham & Co. at the Chiswick Press, Tooks Court, Chancery Lane in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles T. Jacobi, managing partner of the Chiswick Press.
The Physical Object
Pagination[6] leaves, 160 (irregular p.agination), [one]p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17845689M

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The earliest Greek Orthodox liturgical book printed in Russia was Chasovnik, a book of hours, issued at Moscow in the second earliest dated volume printed in Russia, the first being an edition of The Acts of the Apostles printed in The spread of the book was aided by the extension of the Empire, which implied the imposition of the Latin tongue on a great number of people in Spain, Africa, etc.

The Manuscript culture outside of the monastery developed in these university-cities in Europe in this time. Libraries were private or created at the behest of an individual. These libraries were undoubtedly also built as demonstrations of political prestige: The Library of Alexandriaa library created by Ptolemy Soter and set up by Demetrius Phalereus Demetrius of Phaleron.

Reviewing these guidelines is important, but ultimately you are responsible for using what you print in a way that complies with its copyright. Scribal schools have been found by archaeologists from as early as the second millennium BCE where students were taught the art of writing.

Some Notes on Books and Printing: a guide for authors and others

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Get this from a library! Some notes on books and printing: a guide for authors, publishers & others. [Charles Thomas Jacobi]. Sep 29,  · The history of book printing goes back to the first Bibles pulled sheet by sheet off Johannes Gutenberg’s presses in Mainz, Germany in the late fifteenth century.

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Some Notes on Books and Printing: a guide for authors and others by Charles T Jacobi () with additional texts by Esther McManus and Sam Whetton () "Some Notes on Books and Printing is a practical treatise on the production of books in nineteenth century London.

It guides the novice from manuscript to distribution, demonstrating the interconnectedness of the people and processes involved.