The Smithsonian Book of Books

By: Olmert, Michael

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light edge wear to dustjacket, remainder mark bottom page edges ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Stunning colour illustrations throughout. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages; A history of book making cites examples from as far back as the eighth century, reveals the stories behind the makings of famous works, and includes such chapters as The Book Maker's Craft and Scrolls and Scribes.

Title: The Smithsonian Book of Books

Author Name: Olmert, Michael

Categories: Collectibles, Reference, Books,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: 1995

ISBN Number: 0517147254

ISBN Number 13: 9780517147252

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 16547

Keywords: Books incunabula scrolls manuscripts