01248cam a2200193 7i4500001001100000005001700011020002300028020002600051050000900077090002000086100002100106245008800127260004400215300004100259504006100300505060900361650002700970999005700997000000719320151028090000.0 a0712345884 (pbk.)  a9780712345880 (pbk.) 00aZ12400aZ124 bTWY 19991 aTwyman, Michael 14aThe British Library guide to printing : bhistory and techniques cMichael Twyman. aLondon: bThe British Library, cc1999. a88 p.: bill. (some col.); c25 cm.. aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 83-85) and index0 a"What is printing? Origination. Multiplication. Words and pictures. Printed artefacts -- Hand production. Invention in the Far East. Invention in Europe. Early printing. Monochrome book. Growth of illustration. Printing presses. Matching process to job -- Innovation and proliferation. New opportunities. Lithography: an entirely new process. Wood-engraving: pictures for mass markets. Search for verisimilitude. Colour printing becomes a necessity. New types for advertising. Speeding up production -- From analogue to digital. Letterpress gives way to lithography. Photocomposition. Digital revolution" 0aPrinting -- xHistory  a0000008236bBookcOpen CollectioneScholar's Library