Five hundred years of printing

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British Library, 1996 - Design - 262 pages
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User Review  - Sarah Keliher - Goodreads

100 pages fell out of this book in one big clump, vanished into the papery chaos of my house, and did not resurface again. I feel ok about this. It was an educational read, but one which felt really ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meredith - Goodreads

A readable overview of the history of the book since the invention of movable type and the printing press. Read full review

Contents

THE FIRST CENTURY OF PRINTING 1450
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THE ERA OF CONSOLIDATION 15501800
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THE NINETEENTH CENTURY 180O19OO
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