Johann Gutenberg and the Amazing Printing Press

By: Koscielniak, Bruce

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Book Condition: Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy.Fine. 2003 Large Hardcover. [40 pp.] If a book was published 600 years ago, it would have been copied out by hand by a scribe in a monastery and probably would have taken months to produce. But thanks to Johann Gutenberg in the fifteenth century, modern printing was born and nowadays it can take only a few seconds to print a book. Gutenberg invented the printing press as well as a new type of ink and a new way to cast type. Learn the incredible story of Johann Gutenberg and the history of early printing and publishing.

Title: Johann Gutenberg and the Amazing Printing Press

Author: Koscielniak, Bruce

Categories: Nonfiction, Bookbinding and Print History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 2003

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 2151866

Keywords: CHILDREN PRINTING PRINT HISTORY JOHANNES GUTENBERG MOVABLE TYPE BOOKS PUBLISHING,