Some articles on book printed, book, printed:
1455 The Gutenberg Bible was the first book printed with movable metal type by Johannes Gutenberg. 1472 Sinodal de Aguilafuente was the first book printed in Spain (at Segovia) and in Spanish language. 1474 Obres e trobes en llaor de la Verge Santa Maria was the first book printed in Catalan language, at Valencia ...
... Recuyell of the Historyes of Troye is the first book to be printed in English, by William Caxton in Bruges ... prints Earl Rivers' translation of Dictes or Sayengis of the Philosophres, the first book printed in England on a printing press. 17 December - First book printed in Oxford ...
Famous quotes containing the words printed and/or book:
“All that are printed and bound are not books; they do not necessarily belong to letters, but are oftener to be ranked with the other luxuries and appendages of civilized life. Base wares are palmed off under a thousand disguises.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“A man who finishes a book is always alone when he finishes it ...”
—Nora Ephron (b. 1941)