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The Resource A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900

A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900

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A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900
Title
A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900
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Language
eng
Summary
In this collection of seven book history essays, leading scholars discuss ways in which the book as a physical artifact developed over the last ten centuries. A classic work of research and scholarship from such scholars as Michael Tyman, Nicolas Barker, Margaret Smith, Nicholas Pickwoad, et. al
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UkLiU
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1944-
  • 1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Myers, Robin
  • Harris, Michael
  • Whitehead, Ella
  • Dent, Eric
  • Nix, Linda
  • Smith, Margaret M.
  • Barker, Nicholas
  • Pickwoad, Nicholas
  • Alexander, David
  • Twyman, Michael
  • Mandl, George
  • St. Edmundsbury Press
  • Annual Conference on Book Trade History
Series statement
Publishing pathways series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Illustration of books
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
Label
A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Early medieval book design in England : the influence of manuscript design on the transmission of texts / Linda Nix -- The design relationship between the manuscript and the incunable / Margaret M. Smith -- The Aldine italic / Nicolas Barker -- Onward and downward : how binders coped with the printing press before 1800 / Nicholas Pickwoad -- 'Alone worth treble the price' : illustrations in 18th-century English magazines / David Alexander -- The emergence of the graphic book in the 19th century / Michael Twyman -- Paper chase : a millennium in the production and use of paper / George Mandl
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781884718076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A millennium of the book: production, design and illustration in manuscript and print, 900-1900
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Early medieval book design in England : the influence of manuscript design on the transmission of texts / Linda Nix -- The design relationship between the manuscript and the incunable / Margaret M. Smith -- The Aldine italic / Nicolas Barker -- Onward and downward : how binders coped with the printing press before 1800 / Nicholas Pickwoad -- 'Alone worth treble the price' : illustrations in 18th-century English magazines / David Alexander -- The emergence of the graphic book in the 19th century / Michael Twyman -- Paper chase : a millennium in the production and use of paper / George Mandl
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9781884718076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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