- Author:James Moran,Beatrice Warde,S. H. Steinberg
- Publisher:Penguin Books; 3rd, Revised edition (January 30, 1974)
- Pages:400 pages
- Subcategory:History & Criticism
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Steinberg, Beatrice Warde (Contributor).
Steinberg, Beatrice Warde (Contributor). Published May 17th 2017 by Dover Publications. Steinberg, Beatrice Warde (Foreword).
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Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. The principal vehicle for the conveyance of ideas during the past five hundred years, printing touches upon, and often penetrates, almost every sphere of human activity.
Home Browse Books Book details, Five Hundred Years of Printing. Five Hundred Years of Printing. By S. H. Steinberg, John Trevitt. Five Hundred Years of Printing is now for the first time fully revised and republished in a larger format. With over a hundred superb illustrations chosen afresh from the incomparably rich collections of the British Library, it will interest anyone concerned with the history of the book in the West and the role of the printer as possibly the oldest agent of cultural change.
Five Hundred Years of Printing. Warde, Beatrice James Moran, Stanley Morison, his typographic achievement, 1971. Mineola: Dover Publications. pp. 7–10 Personal life. In 1922, Beatrice married Frederic Warde, printer to Princeton University and a typographic designer. James Moran, Stanley Morison, his typographic achievement, 1971.
THESE were the five hundred years of the Printer.
Dover publications, inc. mineola, new york. Bibliographical Note. THESE were the five hundred years of the Printer. This was the epoch that we have been calling ‘modern times’.
According to Beatrice Warde, the book represents "the five hundred years of printing as a creator of changes in human lives". Shipping: FREE Within . Destination, rates & speeds.
The author was a German scholar who emigrated to Great Britain after Adolph Hitler and the Nazis came to power, and became a British citizen. This scholarly book provides a wide-ranging look at the history of printing in the Western world, beginning with the appearance of the Gutenberg printing press around 1450 . and ending with the state of printing in the 1990s.
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Foreword by beatrice warde. 7. The era of consolidation 15501800.
H. Steinberg's classic study begins with the creative century, from 1450 to 1550, which witnessed the invention and origins of practically every single feature that characterizes modern printing. A look at the era of consolidation follows, noting additional developments and refinements. This highly readable survey traces the history of printing with movable type from its 15th-century beginnings in Gutenberg's workshop to the technical advances of the 20th century. Foreword by beatrice warde.