Stereotyping

was invented, in 1725, by W. Ged.

Taken from Gesta Typographica by Chas. Jacobi, 1897, page 20.

John Gutenberg

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The first work printed in Germany in the Roman characters

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

The letters in the alphabets of the different nations

Henry Stephens, Stephanus, or Étienne

Robert Stephens

Charles Stephens

Henry Stephens

Robert Stephens