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Elizabeth Blackwell’s beautiful illustrations of medicinal plants would be notable enough in their own right, but the un...
Johann Gutenberg’s Bible is probably the most famous Bible in the world. It is the earliest full-scale work printed in E...
In 1611, Johann Konrad von Gemmingen, Prince Bishop of Eichstätt in Germany, determined to record for posterity the spec...
Scroll, Woodblock printed scroll Created date: 11 May 868
This copy of the Diamond Sūtra in Chinese language, complete with a beautifully illustrated frontispiece, is the world's...
The First Folio is the first collected edition of William Shakespeare's plays, collated and published in 1623, seven yea...
Book Created date: 1442
Anonymous Korean metalworkers of the 14th century were the world's first printers of movable type, predating Gutenberg's...
Printed Book Created date: 1896
William Morris, the 19th-century designer, social reformer and writer, founded the Kelmscott Press towards the end of hi...
Print, Object Created date: 764–770 CE
The Hyakumantō darani or ‘One Million Pagoda Dharani’ are the oldest extant examples of printing in Japan and one of the...
One of only three known copies of the 1526 edition of the illegal Tyndale translation of the New Testament, printed in W...
On the Fabric of the Human Body is one of the most influential works in the history of Western medicine. It was conceive...
William Caxton was both the first to print a book in English, and the first English printer. He realised the commercial...