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Books as History

The importance of books beyond their texts

by Pearson, David

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by British Library, Oak Knoll Press in London, New Castle, DE .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books -- History,
  • Bibliography, Critical,
  • Books -- Social aspects,
  • Books -- Provenance

  • About the Edition

    "A material culture study focused on the importance of books as objects and their histories from the Middle Ages to present. Looks beyond content and text of books, to other properties such as printing, binding, annotation, etc. Over 140 full-color illustrations, bibliography for further reading, and index"--Provided by publisher.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Pearson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ4 .P43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22541665M
    ISBN 109781584562337, 9780712349239
    LC Control Number2008039127
    OCLC/WorldCa231724429


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