A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

Book Title: A Companion to the History of the Book

Author: Raymond Clemens

Format: Paperback | 616 pages

Publication Date: 06 Apr 2009

ISBN-13: 9781405192781

From the early Sumerian clay tablet through to the emergence of the electronic text, this Companion provides a continuous and coherent account of the history of the book. Makes use of illustrative examples and case studies of well-known texts Written by a group of expert contributors Covers topical debates, such as the nature of censorship and the future of the book