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              The Coming of the Book: The Impact of Printing, 1450 - 1800
                

              The Coming of the Book: The Impact of Printing, 1450 - 1800 (Hardback, 3rd edition)

              By Febvre, Lucien; Martin, Henri-Jean

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              The emergence of the book was an event of world historical importance, and heralded the dawning of modernity. This title presents the history of that process, combining technological history, sociology and anthropology, with the study of modes of consciousness to root the develop...ment of printing in the ideological struggles of Western Europe.
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              ISBN 9781844676347
              Publisher Verso Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Coming of the Book: The Impact of Printing, 1450-1800
               

              The Coming of the Book: The Impact of Printing, 1450-1800 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Febvre, Lucien; Martin, Henri-Jean

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              The emergence of the book was an event of world historical importance, and heralded the dawning of modernity. This title presents the history of that process, combining technological history, sociology and anthropology, with the study of modes of consciousness to root the develop...ment of printing in the ideological struggles of Western Europe.
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              ISBN 9781844676330
              Released NZ 13 Jul 2010
              Publisher Verso Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Verso World History Series
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              The History and Power of Writing
               

              The History and Power of Writing (Paperback, New edition)

              By Martin, Henri-Jean; Translated by Cochrane, Lydia G.

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              This study is the story of writing from its beginnings to its recent transformations through technology. The author shows how the written word originated, how it spread and how it figured in the evolution of civilization.

              ISBN 9780226508368
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1994
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The French Book: Religion, Absolutism and Readership, 1585-1715
               

              The French Book: Religion, Absolutism and Readership, 1585-1715 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Martin, Henri-Jean; Translated by Saenger, Paul; Saenger, Nadine

              This study of the role of the book and book industry in early modern France moves from the new technology of printing to the political implications of publishing in the reign of Francis I. Using Rouen and Grenoble as case studies, it assesses which books were sold, and to which s...ocial groups.
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              ISBN 9780801854194
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series The Johns Hopkins Symposia in Comparative History
              Language (English)
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