Book Destruction from the Medieval to the Contemporary Hardback
Edited by Dr. Adam Smyth, Gillian Partington
Part of the New Directions in Book History series
This rich and varied collection of essays by scholars and interviews with artists approaches the fraught topic of book destruction from a new angle, setting out an alternative history of the cutting, burning, pulping, defacing and tearing of books from the medieval period to our own age.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 216 pages, XI, 216 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 12/09/2014
- Category: Literary theory
- ISBN: 9781137367655