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history of printing in the United States

McMurtrie, Douglas C.

history of printing in the United States

the story of the introduction of the press and of its history and influence during the pioneer period in each State of the Union.

by McMurtrie, Douglas C.

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
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  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Printing -- United States -- History.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVol. II: Middle & South Atlantic States.
      SeriesBurt Franklin bibliography and reference series 276
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ208 .M18 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 462 p.
      Number of Pages462
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5631920M
      LC Control Number68057914


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