Z HISTORIE EVROPSKÉ KNIHY
Po stopách knih, knihtisku a knihoven.
First edition. A history of the production and distribution of books, from ancient heirogylphics and stone tablets to contemporary fine printing and private presses. Published in Czech with many illustrations, some in color.
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by Smee, Alfred ; Shaw. George; Ure, Andrew
Three bound in one. Smee is the second edition - revised, corrected, considerably enlarged, Illustrated with electrotypes and numerous woodcuts (37 illustrations in text in addition to the frontispiece of the Royal Coat of Arms relief electrotyped in gold and the vignette on the title page in gold.
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