The Story of Books
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The Story of Books

By Gertrude Burford Rawlings
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Table of Contents
  • THE STORY OF BOOKS
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • CHAPTER I INTRODUCTORY
  • CHAPTER II THE PRESERVATION OF LITERATURE
  • CHAPTER III BOOKS AND LIBRARIES IN CLASSICAL TIMES
  • CHAPTER IV BOOKS IN MEDIÆVAL TIMES
  • CHAPTER V LIBRARIES IN MEDIÆVAL TIMES
  • CHAPTER VI THE BEGINNING OF PRINTING
  • CHAPTER VII WHO INVENTED MOVEABLE TYPES?
  • CHAPTER VIII GUTENBERG AND THE MENTZ PRESS
  • CHAPTER IX EARLY PRINTING
  • CHAPTER X EARLY PRINTING IN ITALY AND SOME OTHER COUNTRIES
  • CHAPTER XI EARLY PRINTING IN ENGLAND
  • CHAPTER XII EARLY PRINTING IN SCOTLAND
  • CHAPTER XIII EARLY PRINTING IN IRELAND
  • CHAPTER XIV BOOK BINDINGS
  • CHAPTER XV HOW A MODERN BOOK IS PRODUCED
  • AUTHOR'S POSTSCRIPT.
  • INDEX
    • A.
    • B.
    • C.
    • D.
    • E.
    • F.
    • G.
    • H.
    • I.
    • J.
    • K.
    • L.
    • M.
    • N.
    • O.
    • P.
    • R.
    • S.
    • T.
    • U.
    • V.
    • W.
    • Z.
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