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The Library World Volume 12 Issue 9

New Library World

ISSN: 0307-4803

Article publication date: 1 March 1910

Abstract

GLASGOW was later by about one hundred and thirty years than some of the Scotch towns in establishing a printing press. Three hundred years ago, though Glasgow contained a University with men of great literary activity, including amongst others Zachary Boyd, there does not appear to have been sufficient printing work to induce anyone to establish a printing press. St. Andrews and Aberdeen were both notable for the books they produced, before Glasgow even attempted any printing.

Citation

(1910), "The Library World Volume 12 Issue 9", New Library World, Vol. 12 No. 9, pp. 332-372. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb008932

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