The History of Printing
The history of printing is well covered elsewhere. This Notebook contains just a few random items.
Printing Shop Practices
Including Roberts' & Saxe's Printers' Formulas (1987).
Composition and Typography
The forgotten professions of editing and proofreading, together with lost art of typographical composition and design.
[SO FAR:] Proofreading.
Setting Type by Hand
[Imposition and Stonework.] [Distribution.] This skips actual presswork (both galley proofs and the printing itself), for which see below.
Composing and Casting Type
[Operating linecasters and stripcasters.] [Stonework with slugs.]
Both galley proofs and final printing. [NOT DONE]
Binding and Finishing
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