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Thu Mar 21, 2019, 02:53 PM

When did paper become something ordinary people have easy access to?

Have been reading historical novels set in 19th century UK and US.

Someone asks for paper to write a letter. Getting a sheet of paper takes time, and only one is handed over.

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Reply When did paper become something ordinary people have easy access to? (Original post)
bobbieinok Mar 2019 OP
PoindexterOglethorpe Mar 2019 #1

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Thu Mar 21, 2019, 03:16 PM

1. It took rather a long time.

Read Paper: Paging Through History by Mark Kurlansky

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