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Author Mentel, Jacques, 1597-1671.
Title Iacobi Menteli, patricii, castro-theodoricensis, De vera typographiae origine paraenesis / Ad sapientissimvm virvm D. Bernardvm a Malinkrot, monasteriensem decanum.
Published Parisiis : Apud Robertvm Ballard, Architypographum Musices Regis, ad signum Parnassi Montis, in vico Sancti Ioannis Bellouacensis, M. DC. L [i.e. 1650]
 Special Collections Folio/Oversize  Z126.5 .M45 1650    IN LIBRARY
Description 119 p. ; 20 cm.
Note First published anonymously in 1644 under title: Brevis excvrsvs de loco, tempore et authore inuentionis typographiae.
Claims that Johannes Mentelin of Strassburg (according to some authorities an ancestor of the author) was the inventor of printing.
Subject Mentelin, Johann, approximately 1410-1478.
Printing -- History -- Origin and antecedents.
Related Titles De vera typographiae origine paraenesis.
OCLC number 4164672