- Bourdelin, Émile
- People, Science & technology
- Wood engraving
- Linton, Henry Duff
- Landscape (wider)
- The Getty Research Institute, the Internet Archive
- Les grandes usines, vol. 1
- Turgan, Julien
- Paris: Michel Lévy Frères, 1875
- Open Library:
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A compositor is leaning over the lower case with a composing stick in his left hand, about to pick up a character to fill in a line of type.
The caption reads in the original French:
Un compositeur à sa casse.
Keywords: 1870s, 19th century, black & white, printing, working