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The Resource Books as History : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson

Books as History : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson

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Books as History : the importance of books beyond their texts
Title
Books as History
Title remainder
the importance of books beyond their texts
Statement of responsibility
David Pearson
Title variation
Importance of books beyond their texts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A material culture study focused on the importance of books as objects from the Middle Ages to present. Looks beyond content of books to other properties such as printing, binding, and annotation. Over 140 full-color illustrations, bibliography, and index. Revised edition includes new text and images"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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1955-
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Pearson, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.P43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Books
  • Bibliography, Critical
  • Books
  • Books
Label
Books as History : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition originally published 2008, republished 2011
Bibliography note
  • "Further reading": pages 195-199
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Books in history -- Books beyond texts -- Individuality within mass production -- Variety through ownership -- Variety through binding -- The collective value of libraries -- Values for the future -- Variety between copies : a case study
Control code
815043559
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781584563150
Isbn Type
(OKP)
Lccn
2012040183
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)815043559
Label
Books as History : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson
Publication
Note
Previous edition originally published 2008, republished 2011
Bibliography note
  • "Further reading": pages 195-199
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Books in history -- Books beyond texts -- Individuality within mass production -- Variety through ownership -- Variety through binding -- The collective value of libraries -- Values for the future -- Variety between copies : a case study
Control code
815043559
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781584563150
Isbn Type
(OKP)
Lccn
2012040183
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)815043559

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