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  1. Anonymous

    wine press


    I don't understand what the phrase 'with a wine press converted for the task' in the following paragraph. Could anyone do me a favor?

    By utilizing a process whereby each letter was moulded individually and was then continuously reused, he was able to produce texts - most famously a 42-line Bible of 1282 two-column pages around 1457-8- with a wine press converted for the task.

    Thank you a lot. :wink:

  2. southboca
    He modified a wine press so that it could be used as a printing press.

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