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The invention of lithography

Alois Senefelder

The invention of lithography

by Alois Senefelder

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Published by Canonymous Press in Ithaca, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lithography -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York : Fuchs & Lang Manufacturing Co., 1911.

    Statementby Alois Senefelder ; translated from the original German by J.W. Muller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE2420 .S48213 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 229 p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL346772M
    ISBN 100963190253
    LC Control Number98005849

    Lithography was invented around in Germany by an otherwise unknown Bavarian playwright, Alois Senefelder, who accidentally discovered that he could duplicate his scripts by writing them in greasy crayon on slabs of limestone and then printing them with rolled-on ink. Because the local limestone retained so relentlessly any crayon marks. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) The invention of lithography Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language :

    One of life's most frequently encountered technologies is perhaps the one most often taken for granted: the printed book. Daily contact with books makes these everyday objects so familiar that one is apt to forget that the invention of the book has more profoundly altered civilization than almost any other invention. This volume provides a broad overview of the printed book's 4/5(9).   The invention in the late eighteenth century of lithography, or "writing on stone," reshaped the course of graphic arts. Some years later, the father of this world-changing technology, Alois Senefelder, published a description of the : Alois Senefelder.

    Large scale book production requires the use of a printing press. Printing presses use custom-made static plates that bear the image or text to be reproduced. There are several types of plates and presses, the most common of which is known as offset lithography. In this type of printing the plates were made by an engraver using a photographic. First, several important chemical and physical principles were involved in the invention of lithography and photolithography. This theme is explored in Part I, covering Chapters 1–4. Chapter 1 introduces the role of lithography in print and electronic revolutions. Chapter 2 deals with the invention of lithography and photolithography.


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In the lithographic process, ink is applied to a grease-treated image on the flat printing surface; nonimage (blank) areas, which hold moisture, repel. The history of printing starts as early as BC, when the Persian and Mesopotamian civilizations used cylinder seals to certify documents written in clay.

Other early forms include block seals, pottery imprints and cloth printing. Woodblock printing on paper originated in China around AD. It led to the development of movable type in the eleventh century and the spread of book. Book Fair Excursions ; Secondary School Reading Programmes ; Catch Them Young (CATHY) Prison Libraries ; Internet Learning Centre ; Special Projects ; Zaccheus Onumba Dibiaezue ; Our Team ; Board of Trustees ; Jobs and Internships ; ZODML Newsroom.

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