Cambridge: printed for W. Thurlbourn, over-against the Senate-House, 1735.
First edition. [iv], 29, , [2, catalogue] pp. 1 vols. 4to. Disbound and laid in later plain wrappers. Portion of title-page excised, text lightly soiled, contemporary owner's signature on half-title. ESTC T14359. Item #300064
"Against the popular notion at the time that William Caxton had been preceded by a printer at Oxford, Middleton published A Dissertation Concerning the Origin of Printing in England (1734–5), which argued vigorously that Caxton had introduced the printing press to England" (ODNB).
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