A History of ReadingBook - 1996
From clay tablets to CD-ROM, from book thieves to book burners, bibliophiles, book fools and saints, noted essayist Alberto Manguel follows the quirky and passionate 4,000-year-old history of the written work whose true hero is the reader. Photos & line drawings.
Publisher: Toronto : A.A. Knopf Canada, c1996.
Branch Call Number: 028.09 M277
Characteristics: 372 p. : ill.