Reading the Scottish Enlightenment : books and their readers in provincial Scotland, 1750-1820 / by Mark R.M. Towsey.

The Handpress World explores the impact of the invention of printing by moveable type from the first experiments of the incunabula age through to the end of the eighteenth century. In this crucial period of book history the new technology both transformed established markets for scholarly and religi...

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Main Author: Towsey, Mark R. M.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Leiden, the Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 2010.
Series:Library of the written word ; 10.
Library of the written word. Handpress world ; 5.
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Online Access:CONNECT