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brief account of the University Press at Oxford

Falconer Madan

brief account of the University Press at Oxford

by Falconer Madan

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oxford University Press.,
  • Printing -- History -- England -- Oxford.,
  • Incunabula -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith illustrations, together with a chart ofOxford printing.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(4),40,(8)p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19709993M

    Oxford University Press is one of the oldest and best-known publishing houses in the world. This history, originally published to mark years of printing in Oxford, traces the transformation of the Press from a lucrative Bible house into a great national and international publishing by: Oxford books: a bibliography of printed works relating to the University and City of Oxford, or printed The early Oxford press; a bibliography of printing and publishing at Oxford, ; with notes, appe The oxford Press, a struggle for a place in the sun / by Falconer Madan; A brief account of the University Press at.

    Charles Walter Stansby Williams was born In London on Septem The author and scholar was educated at St. Alban's School and at University College, London. In Williams married Florence Conway and had one son. In Williams joined the Oxford University Press and remained a member of the staff until his death.5/5(1). The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly s:

    Oxford University Press has books on Goodreads with ratings. Oxford University Press’s most popular book is The New Oxford American Dictionary. Oxford University Press. OCLC Number: Notes: Second edition. Initials: head and tail pieces. Plates are printed on both sides. Historical details are from "Brief account of the University press at Oxford, by Falconer Madan, " Description: , [1] pages frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, facsimiles 24 cm.


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This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was in then that the University (probably following the recommendation of a Committee De Libris imprimendis, appointed by Convocation on December SS, ) lent book- seller of Oxford, with which to establish a press, and an ordinance of Star Chamber of the following year specially allowed one press and one apprentice at Oxford, besides a chief printer.

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Addeddate 15 Pages: In the University of Oxford's right to print books was recognized in a decree from the Star Chamber. This was enhanced in the Great Charter secured by Archbishop Laud from King Charles I, which entitled the University to print 'all manner of books'.

In only Italy, Germany, and Switzerland possessed the art of printing. G32 2 THE OXFORP XJNIVEESITY PEESS The Press at Oxford lias had three lives. Its first period of activity carde to an end inand sixteen dijBferent books comprise its output. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

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