of the Graphic Arts and
English – German / German – English
With more than 20’000 expressions by J. Fischlin, BA (Hons.), FRSA, former owner of a printing and bookbinding company which he sold in order to establish himself as a conference interpreter with an agency of his own.
He was also a lecturer at the Interpreters’ School of Zurich, now a department of the Zurich University for Applied Sciences, where he instituted technical translation as a subject of study.
There exists also a special addition with the historic vocabulary of lead type-setting and letterpress printing, both to go with the main dictionary, either as a CD or in printed form.
The following fields are covered extensively:
- paper- and paperboard making
- paper trade
- offset printing
- newspaper printing
- forms and continuous forms
- silk-screen printing
- hand-press printing
- all types of printing machines
- ruling machines
- print finishing
- industrial bookbinding
- edition binding
- loose-leaf bookbinding
- account books
- handcraft bookbinding
- bookbinding machines, -devices and tools
- bookbinding materials
- boxmaking machines
- envelope making
- envelope-making machines
- order processing
- book trade
- newspapers and periodicals
This dictionary, available as a CD, has been assembled by the author and publisher over a period of more than fifty years, with extended sojourns in the graphic arts- and paper-converting industries in England and Canada. It is the most complete work of its kind.
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