An Illustrated History
Skyhorse Publishing, Hardcover, 9781602397064, 320pp.
Publication Date: July 1, 2009
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"The Library" tells the story of libraries and of the changing form and function of the book from era to era, whether clay tablets, parchment sheets, papyrus scrolls, glossy paper, recording tape or silicone chips. At the heart of the story of libraries and books is the story of the reader, who also has changed from era to era. Profusely illustrated, with fascinating is a comprehensive look at libraries that will interest book lovers and librarians.