A Companion to the History of the Book, Paperback


From the early Sumerian clay tablet through to the emergence of the electronic text, this Companion provides a continuous and coherent account of the history of the book.

Makes use of illustrative examples and case studies of well-known texts Written by a group of expert contributors Covers topical debates, such as the nature of censorship and the future of the book


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 616 pages, Illustrations, map
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Literature: history & criticism
  • ISBN: 9781405192781



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