Printer’s Errors in PRINTER’S ERROR

As is right and true with the workings of the world, our book about human error in the history of print contains a number of errors that we caught too late to change for the first printing.

Graffiti, History of Print Style

Think bibliography is too stuffy? There are plenty of scandalous tales in the history of printing. One of the most infamous is the story of the Uncle Silas plate in the first edition of Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn.     Twain expected Huck to be a major hit, and the huge number of advance orders…