Blurt!Commonplace Book

“The innovation that Johannes Gutenberg is said to have created was small metal pieces with raised backwards letters, arranged in a frame, coated with ink, and pressed to a piece of paper, which allowed books to be printed more quickly. But Choe Yun-ui did that—and he did it 150 years before Gutenberg was even born.” (M. Sophia Newman, “So, Gutenberg Didn’t Actually Invent the Printing Press”)

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 8:38:01pm PDT