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Caxton, William

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
Caxton, William

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(c. 1422–91),

the first English printer. He printed the first book in English in 1474 and went on to produce about eighty other texts....

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Subjects: History of English

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