I am Grace! I'm 20, from California, and I like things. Stuff. I'm in a lot of fandoms.
Other things include: tea, desserts, daffodils, books, and sarcasm.
history meme ∙ (1/3) inventions ∙ printing press
The invention of improved movable type mechanical printing is credited to Johannes Gutenberg in 1450 although earlier versions are described in the history of printing. The exact date of Gutenberg’s press is debated based on existing screw presses. Gutenberg, a goldsmith by profession, developed a printing system by both adapting existing technologies and making inventions of his own. His newly devised hand mould made possible the rapid creation of metal movable type in large quantities. The printing press displaced earlier methods of printing and led to the first assembly line-style mass production of books.(+more)
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Pulp Fiction (1994)