DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Engraving of a Hoe Rotary Press, designed by R.Hoe (1784-1832). This was the first successful design of a sheet-fed rotary press, and was used to print newspapers. The version seen here is a ten-feeder design, capable of 20,000 impressions per hour. This illustration first appeared in "A Short History of the Printing Press", New York 1902.
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