# proof sheet

Compare contact sheet.

## Origin of proof sheet

First recorded in 1615–25

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## Examples from the Web for proof sheet

### Historical Examples of proof sheet

Mr. Fitzgerald took up the proof-sheet and read one of the pastorals.

Beaux and Belles of EnglandMary Robinson

And so I found myself face to face with the proof-sheet king.

Land of the Burnt ThighEdith Eudora Kohl

The proof-sheet has been printed off, corrected, and returned.

The Works of William CowperWilliam Cowper

It was a pity that a proof-sheet could not have been sent to him.

Doctor ThorneAnthony Trollope

Returning home, he examines a proof-sheet of the Bengali translation, and dines with his friend Mr. Rolt.

Lives of Illustrious ShoemakersWilliam Edward Winks