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Caxton

William. ?1422--91, English printer and translator: published, in Bruges, the first book printed in English (1475) and established the first printing press in England (1477)
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William Caxton holds a special place in the history of printing.
It was Caxton Star's second course win of the season, but trainer Charlie Egerton said: "He does want things to go his way.
A warehouse to the north of the Caxton Block Building will become a 30,000-square-foot, single-tenant building.
We are extremely pleased to join forces with Caxton, which has demonstrated great strength in building some of the leading New World wine brands in the U.
In September 1994 Sky & Telescope published a short BASIC program by Caxton Foster, a retired professor of computer science, that modeled the motion of a wandering planet named Jack.
Advance publicity in Newsweek, the New York Times and elsewhere tended to emphasize the price tag -- $10,000 -- of the hand-bound Pennyroyal Caxton edition of four hundred copies.
She therefore considered the possibility that Caxton printed from W, or an intermediate copy made to preserve it.
Although a pioneer of printing in England, Caxton showed no great typographical originality and produced no books of remarkable beauty.
Returning to England in 1476, Caxton established the first English print shop at Westminster.
Caxton moved to Bruges, where he established himself as a dealer in textiles, remaining active in commerce until about 1470, even serving as governor (1465 - 69) of the English Association of Merchant Adventurers in the Low Countries.
BOSTON -- State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), the world's leading provider of financial services to institutional investors, announced today that it has been selected to provide a range of hedge fund administration services for approximately $6 billion in assets advised by Caxton Associates LP.
County chairman Caxton Munyoki said this after the news of Jubilee Party supporting Nyenze's wife sparked questions among residents.