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Anecdotes typographiques : où l'on voit la description des coutumes, mœurs et usages singuliers des Compagnons imprimeurs / by Nicolas Contat dit Le Brun. La misère des apprentis imprimeurs / by Dufresne ; edited with an introduction and notes by Giles Barber.
Creator:
Contat, Nicolas, 1717 or 8-1768?
Title:
Anecdotes typographiques : où l'on voit la description des coutumes, mœurs et usages singuliers des Compagnons imprimeurs / by Nicolas Contat dit Le Brun. La misère des apprentis imprimeurs / by Dufresne ; edited with an introduction and notes by Giles Barber.
Published/Created:
Oxford : The Oxford Bibliographical Society, 1980.
Physical Description:
viii, 163 p., 5 leaves of plates :: ill., facsims, ports. ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
Z243.F7 C66 1980 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
First publication of the Contat work according to the manuscript dated 1762. The Dufresne poem was originally published in 1710.
Also includes reprints of "Poems addressed by printers to their master..."
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Printers -- France.
Printing -- France.
Contributors:
Dufresne, fl. 1710. Misère des apprentis imprimeurs. 1980.
Barber, Giles.
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