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Re: General info...
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- Subject: Re: General info...
- From: Donn Sanford <donn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 29 Apr 1996 19:27:02 -0500
- Message-id: <199604300028.UAA03603@listserv.syr.edu>
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I saw the same reference, and seriously questioned its validity. I am still
researching it. This was the first time I had seen such a claim, and I
think I've read virtually every miniature book reference there is . . . from
Bondy on back.
>I have just run across this quote...
>"The first miniature book was printed in Venice by Nicholas Jenson in 1475,
>only 20 years after the printing of the Gutenburg Bible."
>Is this a true statement? Just curious...