ORIGINS OF THE BOOK: FROM PAPYRUS TO CODEX.

  • Greenwich: New York Graphic Society, 1972.
  • square 4to.
  • cloth, dust jacket, cardboard slipcase.
  • 135 pages.

Price: $10.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 19299

First U.S. edition. An excellent history of the early developments in the book from the time of the Pharaohs to the Middle Ages, with a particular emphasis on Persian and Islamic books. Well illustrated. Near fine.