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Who was Scotland"s first printer?

Dickson, Robert

Who was Scotland"s first printer?

ane compendious and breue tractate, in commendation of Androw Myllar

by Dickson, Robert

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Published by Trübner in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myllar, Androw, -- fl. 1503-1508,
  • Printing -- Scotland -- History

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    Statementcompylit be Robert Dickson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16846663M

    Full text of "James Watson, King's printer" He was the first printer of Captain Donaldson's Edinburgh Gazette, that unfortu- nate print which may be said to have started the great succes- sion of the modern Scottish newspaper press. The People of Scotlands Groans and Lamentable Complaints^ made up of extracts from Scotland's Grievances. According to a press release dated 1 May , “The Directors of the Bank of Canada, appointed under Section 9 of the Bank of Canada Act, today announced that they have appointed Tiff Macklem as Governor of the Bank of Canada for a seven-year term, effective 3 June ʺThis publication is a revision of Descriptive cataloging of rare books, , itself a revision of Bibliographic description of rare books, ʺ‐‐T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN: ‐0‐‐‐0 (alk. paper) 1.


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