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A Student's Manual of Bibliography




ISBN 9781032133775
Published December 15, 2021 by Routledge
402 Pages

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Book Description

This book, first published in 1931, first examines the many processes that go to the making of a book – paper, printing, illustration and binding – then lists with running commentary 300 or so important works of reference, and an account of the principles and arrangements of bibliographies.

Table of Contents

1. Introductory  2. Papyrus, Parchment, Vellum, Paper  3. Printing and Book-building  4. Landmarks in the History of Printing and Publishing  5. Illustration  6. Binding  7. The Collation of Books  8. The Description of Books  9. Bibliographies: Some Classes and Examples: Primary  10. Bibliographies: Some Classes and Examples: Secondary  11. The Arrangements of Bibliographies

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Arundell Esdaile