Walter Chepman

(c. 1471—1528) printer

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Printers and merchants in Edinburgh. In 1507, Chepman was granted a patent by James IV to set up a printing office in Edinburgh, in partnership with Andrew Myllar. They published eleven short works (c.1508), mainly literary texts. Chepman, working alone, produced a Breviarium Aberdonense in 1509–10.

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Bibliography.

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