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This Day in the Arts: November 18

1477:

William Caxton publishes Dictes or Sayengis of the Philosophres, the first book to be printed in England.

1787:

Louis Daguerre, a French painter and inventor of the daguerreotype, is born. This method of capturing an image using metal plates was the earliest widely practiced form of photography.


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