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Where did Johann Gutenberg invent the printing press?
Then, when did Gutenberg invent the printing press?
Similarly, who invented the printing press? Johannes Gutenberg
Just so, why did Johann Gutenberg invent the printing press?
Gutenberg's invention was profoundly important. It launched a revolution in printing. It allowed manuscripts and books to be mass-produced cheaply. It eventually helped increase literacy throughout Europe because more people had access to literature.
How did the first printing press work?
The inked plate presses onto a soft roller, transferring the printed image onto it, and then the roller presses against the printing surface—so instead of the press directly printing the surface, the printed image is first offset to the roller and only then transferred across.