The general history of printing: from its first invention in the city of Mentz, to its first progress and propagation thro' the most celebrated cities in Europe. ... By S. Palmer, ...

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The general history of printing: from its first invention in the city of Mentz, to its first progress and propagation thro' the most celebrated cities in Europe. ... By S. Palmer, ...

Author

Palmer, Samuel, d. 1732.

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The general history of printing: from its first invention in the city of Mentz, to its first progress and propagation thro' the most celebrated cities in Europe. ... By S. Palmer, ... Palmer, Samuel, d. 1732.; Psalmanazar, George, 1679?-1763. vii,[5],312,[1],122-144,337-400,[2]p. ; 4⁰. London :: printed by the author, and sold by his widow: also by J. Roberts, and by most booksellers in town and country, 1732.

Note: Completed after Samuel Palmer's death by George Psalmanazar.

Note: The register and text are continuous despite the pagination.

Note: With a final leaf entitled 'Explicit liber quartus Dialogorum Gregorii.'.

Note: Published in parts between 1729 and 1732.

Note: A prospectus, 'The general history of printing', was issued in 1729.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT148702.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).