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What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources
Term english
Private Press
Definition english
A small press, often operated by one person, usually devoted to the production of small quantities of finely printed books.
Term french
Private Press
Term german
Definition german
Kleinverlage oder Pressen, die "zum Teil aus Liebhaberei und weltanschaulicher Überzeugung betrieben werden", und außergewöhnliche, teilweise bibliophile Drucke in kleinsten Auflagen herstellen. (Hiller)
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