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  • William Caxton and Early Printing in England

    William Caxton (1415~22–92) laid the foundations of publishing in England—he not only introduced the printing press to England, but was also the first English book retailer. In 1473 he printed Britain’s first book—Recuyell of the Historyes of Troye—and thus established the printing and book industry in the country. His best known publications are Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, the Golden Legend, and Malory’s Morte D’Arthur. He also translated historical works and romances and wrote prefaces to his books. As publisher of more than one hundred publications, Caxton established a new readership for major works in English.      ...
    William Caxton And Early Printing In England

    • ASIN: 0712350888
    • Brand: Brand: British Library

  • Caxton's Trace: Studies in the History of English Printing

    "Caxton’s Trace is an excellent collection that takes up an important and understudied moment in the development of vernacular literature." ―Ethan Knapp, Ohio State University "This is a significant contribution to the history of the book. It examines the reified idea of the separation between the medieval and early modern period in a sophisticated and illuminating way. The essays engage the problematics of periodization while also interrogating the twin notions that print somehow mystically transformed the Middle Ages into modernity and that the fifteenth century is merely transitional, and, thus, unconnected with modernity." ―Thomas P...
    William Caxton And Early Printing In England

    • ASIN: 0268033080

  • William Caxton and English Literary Culture

    Book by Blake, N. F.
    William Caxton And Early Printing In England

    • ASIN: 1852850515
    • Brand: Brand: Bloomsbury Academic

  • Caxton and the Printing Press (In Our Time)

    William Caxton And Early Printing In England
    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and influence of William Caxton, the merchant who brought the printing press to the British Isles. After spending several years working as a printer in ...
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    WILLIAM CAXTON AND EARLY PRINTING IN ENGLAND

    William Caxton And Early Printing In England
    WILLIAM CAXTON AND EARLY PRINTING IN ENGLAND LOTTE HELLINGA Book Number: 74695 Product format: Hardback The first book to be printed in England came off a small press in Westminster in 1476,...
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    William Caxton

    William Caxton And Early Printing In England
    William Caxton (c. 1415 – c. March 1492) was an English merchant, diplomat, writer and printer. He is thought to be the first English person to work as a printer and the first to introduce a printi...