A Companion to the History of the Book (Blackwell Companions by Simon Eliot,Jonathan Rose

By Simon Eliot,Jonathan Rose

From the early Sumerian clay capsule via to the emergence of the digital textual content, this Companion offers a continuing and coherent account of the historical past of the ebook.

  • Makes use of illustrative examples and case stories of famous texts
  • Written via a bunch of professional contributors
  • Covers topical debates, resembling the character of censorship and the way forward for the book

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