Reference numberCLP/16/37
TitlePaper, 'An essay of the invention of printing' by John Bagford
DescriptionBagford writes: 'The Antiquity of Printing, and the first Inventors, hath been treated of by many Authors: I shall now only give a short account of the Observations I have made in many Years from old Books of several sorts and kinds.' See CLP/16/38 for additional observations on the history of printing by Bagford.

Subject: Printing / History

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An essay on the invention of printing, by Mr. John Bagford; with an account of his collections for the same, by Mr. Humfrey Wanley, F. R. S. Communicated in two letters to Dr. Hans Sloane, R. S. Secr'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1706.0043
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1706.0042
Related records in the catalogueCLP/16/36
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