from The Century Dictionary.
- noun One who, before the invention of printing, copied books for sale.
- noun A writer of textbooks and compends: as, a legal text-writer.
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Edward Coke, the only text-writer who can be vouched for the position, that a woman's vote ought not to be received at a parliamentary election.
History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II Matilda Joslyn Gage 1862