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Name Description Persons
Adopter 12
Artist 10
Associated Name 108
Associated Name 0
Author

The person responsible for the creation of the work.

19135
Binder 29
Binding Designer 2
Bookseller

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

1192
Cartographer 13
Compiler

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

115
Composer

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

50
Contributor

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

4045
Copyright Holder 191
Dedicatee 76
Donor 301
Editor

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

828
Engraver

The person responsible for turning an illustration into an engraving.

1179
Former Owner 1854
Illustrator

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

385
Introducer

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

106
Licensor 1
Lithographer 7
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.

2460