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BENGALI TYPES AND THEIR FOUNDERS
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BENGALI TYPES AND THEIR FOUNDERS

While in London about the year 1770, William Bolts required some types for printing in Bengali. Such types were non-existent, and the type foundry of Joseph Jackson was engaged to prepare a font. In I773 or I774 he suddenly left for India, and the types remained behind.

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