Books: from papyrus to paperback / E.S. Harley and J. Hampden


The past

Writing on Clay
Egyptian Scrolls
Books in Ancient Greece and Rome
The dead sea scrolls
The wider world
Medieval Splendour
The invention of printing
The book Trade of printing
Technical Progress
A Wider Reading Public
The art of the book

2. The present
A book is written
Few are chosen
Designing and making books
Marketing Books
The Bookseller’s Role
Libraries for all
The Paperback Revolution
How books can help you




1 in stock

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London: Methuen & Co. Ltd

First published 1964, Reprinted 1971

Hard cover old library book with stamps etc sticker damaged backside of book a little bit but still in good condition