[n] the craft of composing type and printing from it
[n] art and technique of printing with movable type
\Ty*pog"ra*phy\, n. [Type + -graphy: cf. F. typographie.]
1. The act or art of expressing by means of types or symbols; emblematical or hieroglyphic representation. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.
2. The art of printing with types; the use of types to produce impressions on paper, vellum, etc.