The book : a cover-to-cover exploration of the most powerful object of our time
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New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016].
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Book
Edition
First edition.
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xvii, 428 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780393244793, 0393244792

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-401) and index.
Description
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.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Houston, K. (2016). The book: a cover-to-cover exploration of the most powerful object of our time (First edition.). W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Houston, Keith, 1977-. 2016. The Book: A Cover-to-cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of Our Time. New York ; London: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Houston, Keith, 1977-. The Book: A Cover-to-cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of Our Time New York ; London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Houston, Keith. The Book: A Cover-to-cover Exploration of the Most Powerful Object of Our Time First edition., W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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