The Oxford companion to the book

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  • Creator edited by Michael F. Suarez and H.R. Woudhuysen
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • 2 volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • ISBNs 9780198606536, 0198606532
  • OCLC ocn370356568

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Vol. 1. Essays ; A-C -- v. 2. D-Z
  • Writing systems / A. Robinsion -- The sacred book / C. Olson -- The ancient book / C. Kallendorf -- The history of the book in Byzantium / N. G. Wilson -- The European Medieval book / C. De Hamel -- The European printing revolution / C. Dondi -- The book as symbol / B. Cummings -- The transmission of Jewish knowledge through MSS and printed books / E. G. L. Schrijver -- Missionary printing / M. A. J. Üc̦erler, S. J. -- Paper / D. C. Chamberlain -- The technologies of print / J. Mosley -- The economics of print / A. Weedon -- The manuscript after the coming of print / H. Love -- Printed ephemera / M. Harris -- Children's books / A. Immel -- The history of illustration and its technologies / P. Goldman -- Bookbinding / D. Pearson -- Theories of text, editorial theory, and textual criticism / M. Walsh -- The electronic book / E. Gardiner & R. G. Musto -- The history of the book in Britain, c.1475-1800 / A. Murphy -- The history of the book in Britain, 1801-1914 / L. Howsam -- The history of the book in Britain from 1914 / C. Squires -- The history of the book in Ireland / N. Ó Ciosáin -- The history of the book in France / V. Giroud -- The history of the book in the low countries / P. Hoftijzer -- The history of the book in Germany / J. L. Flood -- The history of the book in Switzerland / L. Erne -- The history of the book in the Nordic countries / K. Skovgaard-Petersen -- The history of the book in the Iberian Peninsula y / M. L. López-Vidriero -- The history of the book in Italy / N. Harris -- The history of the book in Modern Greece, c.1453-2000 / A. Politis -- The history of the book in Austria / The history of the book in Hungary / B. Guzner -- The history of the book in Czech Republic and Slovakia / D. Pavlik -- The history of the book in Poland / J. Zmroczek
  • The history of the book in the Baltic states / J. M. Warmbrunn -- The Slavonic book in Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus / C. Thomas -- The history of the book in the Balkans / E. Rogatchevskaia & A. B. Vraneš The history of the book in Sub-Saharan Africa / A. Van Der Vlies -- The history of the book in the Muslim world -- / G. Roper -- The history of the book in the Indian subcontinent / A. Gupta -- The history of the book in China / J. S. Edgren -- The history of the book in Korea / B. McKillop The history of the book in Japan / P. F. Kornicki -- The history of the book in Southeast Asia (1): the islands / E. P. Wieringa -- The history of the book in Southeast Asia (2): the mainland / J. Igunma -- The history of the book in Australia / I. Morrison -- The history of the book in New Zealand / S. Rogers -- The history of the book Latin America (including Incas, Aztecs, and the Caribbean) / E. R. Vera -- The history of the book in Canada / P. L. Fleming -- The history of the book in America / S. E. Casper & J. S. Rubin
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