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The History Of Making Books: From Clay Tablets, Papyrus Rolls, And Illuminated Manuscripts To The Printing Press

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Cut-out pages, stickers, embossed and acetate pages are a few of the amazing mediums children will enjoy in this volume. Fourteen stunning full-color spreads explore the entire history of the bookbinder's art. This book is part of the Voyages of Discovery series.
Library Binding, 46 pages
Published 1996 by Scholastic
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Joy
Jul 01, 2007 Joy rated it liked it
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Very nicely produced overview of the history of book production. I appreciated how it covered Eastern book traditions as well as Western traditions. Foldouts and stickers would be of interest to children (and childlike adults).
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Brilliant book on the history of paper and publishing for children.
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