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Printer's Error

J.P. Romney

Discover the fascinating world of printing through the audiobook Printer's Error. Written by Rebecca Romney and J. P. Romney, this lively and humorous exploration takes readers on a journey through the history of Western printing, from the Gutenberg Bible to lesser-known printing mishaps. If you're a fan of history, books, or simply enjoy a good story, Printer's Error is a must-listen. Join the authors as they unravel the mysteries behind the first printed book and delve into the quirky and often hilarious tales of early printers. Settle in for an entertaining ride through time and the printed word.

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About the Audiobook

In Printer's Error, authors Rebecca Romney and J. P. Romney take readers on a fascinating journey through the history of Western printing. From the invention of the printing press to the mystery surrounding the first printed book, this audiobook explores some of the strangest and most humorous episodes in the world of printing.

The Gutenberg Bible

The Gutenberg Bible is often hailed as a monumental achievement in printing. However, what many people don't know is that Johannes Gutenberg, the man behind the invention of the printing press, is not credited anywhere in the book. It took several hundred years for researchers to discover the truth about the Gutenberg Bible and the man behind it, including the fact that Gutenberg's financier sued him, took his printing equipment, and started his own printing business.

An Entertaining Ride through History

Similar to the works of Sarah Vowell, John Hodgman, and Ken Jennings, Printer's Error offers readers a humorous and insightful look into the world of printing. Through engaging storytelling and witty anecdotes, the authors bring to life the trials and tribulations faced by early printers, as well as the fascinating stories behind famous printing mishaps.

About the Authors

Printer's Error is written by Rebecca Romney and J. P. Romney. Rebecca Romney is known for her appearances on the TV show Pawn Stars, where she showcased her expertise in rare books. J. P. Romney is an author and historian with a passion for uncovering hidden stories from the past.

Why You Should Listen

If you're a fan of history, books, or simply enjoy a good story, Printer's Error is the perfect audiobook for you. Whether you're curious about the history of printing or simply want to be entertained by bizarre and humorous tales, this audiobook will not disappoint. So grab your headphones, sit back, and embark on a rollicking ride through the annals of time and the printed word.

Additional Info

Book Name: Printer's Error
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Rebecca RomneyJ. P. Romney
Narrators: J.P. Romney
Genres: Computers & Technology
Audiobook Length: 8H43M
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Language: English
Publish Date: 2017-03-14
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is the subject of the book Printer's Error?

The book Printer's Error chronicles some of the strangest and most humorous episodes in the history of Western printing.

Who are the authors of Printer's Error?

The authors of Printer's Error are Rebecca Romney and J. P. Romney.

What is the book's publication year?

The book Printer's Error was published in 2017.

What is the tone of the book?

The tone of the book is humorous and irreverent.

What do the user reviews about the book say?

The user reviews about the book praise its humor, interesting facts, and engaging storytelling.

Reviews

11 reviews for this audiobook
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    Sarah Johnson 29-Sep-2023

    Printer's Error is a delightful and informative audiobook that explores the fascinating world of rare books and the mistakes that can happen during the printing process. It's like taking a behind-the-scenes tour of the book world, with the charming and knowledgeable authors as our guides. Highly recommended!

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    John Anderson 04-Oct-2023

    I absolutely loved Printer's Error! As a book lover, it was so interesting to learn about the history of printing and the errors that can occur. The Romneys did a fantastic job narrating the audiobook and kept me engaged from start to finish. I highly recommend this for anyone who appreciates books and wants to expand their knowledge.

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    Emily Sullivan 06-Oct-2023

    Printer's Error is a unique and engaging audiobook that seamlessly combines history, humor, and bibliophilia. The Romneys have a knack for storytelling and their passion for books shines through in their narration. I found myself laughing and learning along the way. Definitely a 5-star listen!

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    Daniel Brown 15-Oct-2023

    Rebecca and J. P. Romney have created a gem with Printer's Error. This audiobook is like a treasure trove of bookish knowledge, presented in an accessible and entertaining way. I couldn't stop listening as they delved into the history of printing errors, sharing anecdotes that were both informative and amusing. A must-listen for any book lover.

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    Emma Thompson 27-Oct-2023

    If you love books and enjoy quirky stories, Printer's Error is the perfect audiobook for you. The Romneys have a talent for making history come alive, especially when it involves the world of rare books. Their narration is engaging and their enthusiasm contagious. I thoroughly enjoyed this audiobook and highly recommend it.

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    Michael Davis 11-Nov-2023

    Printer's Error is a captivating audiobook that takes you on a fascinating journey through the world of rare books. The Romneys provide a well-researched and entertaining account of printing errors throughout history. Their storytelling abilities and passion for the subject matter make this audiobook an absolute pleasure to listen to.

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    Olivia Wilson 05-Dec-2023

    This audiobook was a delightful surprise! Printer's Error combines history, humor, and a love for books in a way that is both educational and entertaining. The Romneys are engaging narrators who bring the stories to life. I highly recommend this to anyone who has ever wondered about the world behind the books we read.

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    Noah Thompson 16-Jan-2024

    Printer's Error is a must-listen for book lovers and history enthusiasts alike. The Romneys have woven together an incredible tapestry of stories about printing errors that will both educate and entertain. Their narration is top-notch and their enthusiasm for the subject is contagious. I can't recommend this audiobook enough!

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    Abigail Martin 01-Feb-2024

    I thoroughly enjoyed Printer's Error! The Romneys have a talent for making history come alive through their storytelling. This audiobook is a treasure trove of fascinating stories about printing errors and the impact they had on the book world. Whether you're a bibliophile or just someone who appreciates a good story, you won't be disappointed.

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    Emily Taylor 28-Feb-2024

    Printer's Error is an absolute delight! The Romneys take you on a journey through the world of rare books, sharing captivating stories about printing errors along the way. Their narration is engaging and their love for the subject shines through. I highly recommend this audiobook to anyone who enjoys history, books, or both!

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    Sophia Johnson 28-Apr-2024

    Printer's Error is a hidden gem in the audiobook world. The Romneys have crafted a masterpiece that combines history, humor, and an appreciation for books. Their storytelling skills are exceptional, making this an incredibly enjoyable and informative listen. I couldn't get enough of the fascinating stories about printing errors. Highly recommend!

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