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Timperley, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1794-1869

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    • Charles Henry
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    • us: Timperley, Charles Henry, 1794-1869
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    • found: His The printer's manual, 1838: t.p. (C.H. Timperley)
    • found: LC data base, 4/27/88 (hdg.: Timperley, Charles Henry; usage: C.H. Timperley)
    • found: NUC pre-56 (Timperley, Charles Henry, 1795?-1861)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed August 3, 2017 (access point: Charles Henry Timperley; (1794-1869); English printer and writer; born in Manchester; apprenticeship to an engraver and copperplate printer, and in 1821 became a letterpress printer by indenture to Messrs. Dicey & Smithson; foreman to T. Kirk of Nottingham, and editor of the Nottingham Wreath; later managed a bookseller's shop owned by Bancks & Co. of Manchester. In 1838 he published The Printers' Manual. It was followed by A Dictionary of Printers and Printing, with the Progress of Literature, ancient and modern, Bibliographical Illustrations, London, 1839) {}
    • found: Dictionary of national biography, 1885-1900, v. 56, viewed via WWW, August 3, 2017 (access point: Timperley, Charles H. (DNBoo); TIMPERLEY, Charles H.. (1794-1846?), writer on typography, was born at Manchester in 1794. Timperley accepted a literary engagement with Fisher & Jackson, publishers, of London, and died in their service about 1846) {,_Charles_H._(DNB00)}
    • found: Oxford dictionary of of national biography, viewed online, August 3, 2017 (access point: Timperley, Charles Henry (1794-1869); printer and writer, was born at Manchester on 28 December 1794; bedridden, and with no living relatives, he spent his final years in a London lodging house, 10 Owen's Row, Clerkenwell, where he died, of paraplegia, on 1 May 1869) {}
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    • [Old catalog heading: Timperley, Charles Henry]
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    • 1988-06-08: new
    • 2017-08-04: revised
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