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Published: 29 October 2015

186 Pages | Numerous black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780198737568

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Chapter 1

The Reader in the Book

A Study of Spaces and Traces

Stephen Orgel

Oxford Textual Perspectives

  • Provides an excellent introduction to book history
  • Shows how the history of the book as an object is a starting point for much more wide-reaching study
  • Includes interesting and provocative examples
  • Generously illustrated

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