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Name Description Persons
Adopter 14
Artist 10
Associated Name 178
Associated Name 1
Author

The person responsible for the creation of the work.

15843
Binder 35
Binding Designer 2
Bookseller

 Indicates the person running the firm that sold the work. This role is included if the firm is female-run.

1316
Cartographer 13
Compiler

The person who selected the works contained within a text. Usually applies to anthologies and collections.

96
Composer

The person responsible for the composition of music, most often in a play or psalm. 

31
Contributor

A person who contributed to a work in some way. Used when no more specific term was supplied.

6874
Copyright Holder 187
Dedicatee 174
Donor 1059
Editor

The person who selected, revised, and arranged the work for print.

741
Engraver

The person responsible for turning an illustration into an engraving.

1224
Former Owner 3019
Illustrator

 The person who created the image from which any engravings were created. Usually different than the Engraver.

390
Introducer

 The person who composed the introduction or any prefatory material for the work. Must be a different person than the author.

72
Licensor 1
Lithographer 8
Papermaker 1
Plaintiff 1
Printer

Indicates the person running the firm that printed the work. This role is included if the firm is female-run.

2976