Child snatching and incredible inventions: Scots researchers uncover first uses of newspaper advertising

© SuppliedThe authors, at work in the University Library of Leiden, Dr Arthur der Weduwen (left) with Professor Andrew Pettegree, holding the first book ever to be advertised in a newspaper
The authors, at work in the University Library of Leiden, Dr Arthur der Weduwen (left) with Professor Andrew Pettegree, holding the first book ever to be advertised in a newspaper