- New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1996.
- metal ring binder with illustrated paper-covered boards
- 45+(1) pages.
Price: $20.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 70866
First Scholastic edition, issued as volume 18 in the Voyages of Discoveryseries. Text and color illustrations on laminated paper, that describe the process of making books from clay tablets, papyrus rolls, and illuminated manuscripts to the printing press, with sections on machinery, color printing, bookbinding, booksellers and censors, and children's books. With a time-line chart and reusable vinyl stickers.