Definition of Caxton, William in English:

Caxton, William

Line breaks: Wil|liam Cax¦ton
Pronunciation: /ˈkakstən
 
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( Circa 1422–91), the first English printer. He printed the first book in English in 1474 and went on to produce about eighty other texts, including editions of Le Morte d’Arthur and Canterbury Tales.

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