The decree of the Star Chamber

, limiting the number of printers in England to twenty was made in 1637.

Taken from Gesta Typographica by Chas. Jacobi, 1897, page 3.

The Printers’ Devil

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The first book produced in England

The Printers’ Devil

The decree of the Star Chamber

The first book produced in England

Early Printing

Wayzgoose

Opisthographic

The first newspaper in England

Abbreviations

Etienne Dolet

Chapel

Catchwords

The first cylinder printing-machine