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Old Books and New Histories: An Orientation to Studies in Book and Print Culture
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In the end, Howsam's text serves as an adequate and occasionally thought provoking meditation on the work of book historians across a select number of disciplin. Readers also enjoyed. Browse titles authors subjects uniform titles series callnumbers dewey numbers starting from optional? Home Contact us Help Free delivery worldwide.
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