New York: Excalibur Books, (1983),
Reprint. folio, boards in dust jacket. 280pp. Excalibur Books, Item #29905
Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. A history of books that includes their importance ot the world of learning and their impact on society. Organized under the important book categories: early manuscripts, incunabula, herbals, the masterworks of botanical illustration, bindings and more currently the smaller editions of private press books. Nice quality reprint. Fine.