Newspapers were first printed

in Venice, 1556; in England, 1619; United States, at Boston, 1690.

Taken from Gesta Typographica by Chas. Jacobi, 1897, page 17.

Machines

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[The Vatican’s Printing Press]

About the Letters J and W

The Scriptures were first written on skins

The first iron printing-press

Signatures

Gothic Letters

Type Founding in Europe

Pica Type

Long Primer

Brevier

Machines

Newspapers were first printed

[The Vatican’s Printing Press]

Benvenue

Richard Pynson

Some Numerals

John Gutenberg

Stereotyping

The first work printed in Germany in the Roman characters

John Fust, or Faust

The first work in the English language

The Length of Literary Copyright