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Printing and the public press.

W. C. Howells

Printing and the public press.

by W. C. Howells

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English


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Pagination20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15261715M

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Illustration showing a printing press designed in by Hippolyte Marinoni and called L’Universelle (the Universal) / Public Domain By Dr. Jürgen Wilke / Professor of Journalism “Moderate giftedness has been made worthless by the printing press and radio and television and satellites and all that. A moderately gifted person who would have been a community treasure a thousand years ago has to give up, has to go into some other line of work, since modern communications put him or her into daily competition with nothing but the world's champions.”


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