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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A material culture study focused on the importance of books as objects and their histories from the Middle Ages to present. Looks beyond content and text of books, to other properties such as printing, binding, annotation, etc. Over 140 full-color illustrations, bibliography for further reading, and index"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearson, David
Dewey number
002.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.P43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Bibliography, Critical
  • Books
  • Books
  • Boeken
  • Boekwezen
Label
Books as history : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Books in history -- Books beyond texts -- Individuality within mass production -- Variety through ownership -- Variety through binding -- The collective value of historic libraries -- Values for the future -- Variety between copies : a case study
Control code
231724429
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781584562337
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)231724429
Label
Books as history : the importance of books beyond their texts, David Pearson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Books in history -- Books beyond texts -- Individuality within mass production -- Variety through ownership -- Variety through binding -- The collective value of historic libraries -- Values for the future -- Variety between copies : a case study
Control code
231724429
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781584562337
Isbn Type
(hdbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)231724429

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