A Cover-to-cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of Our TimeBook - 2016
Reveals how books and the materials that make them reflect the history of human civilization, tracing the development of writing, printing, illustrating, and binding to demonstrate the transition from cuneiform tablets and papyrus scrolls to the mass-distributed books of today.
Publisher: New York ;, London :, W.W. Norton & Company,, 
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
Characteristics: xvii, 428 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm