From the early Sumerian clay tablet through to the emergence of the electronic text, this Companion
provides a continuous and coherent account of the history of the book.
- Makes use of illustrative examples and case studies of well-known texts
- Written by a group of expert contributors
- Covers topical debates, such as the nature of censorship and the future of the book
Keywords: General Literature, Book History, Book, History, Simon Eliot, Jonathan Rose, SHARP, publishing, Companion