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The Resource Book, written by Karen Brookfield ; photographed by Laurence Pordes

Book, written by Karen Brookfield ; photographed by Laurence Pordes

Label
Book
Title
Book
Statement of responsibility
written by Karen Brookfield ; photographed by Laurence Pordes
Creator
Contributor
ULePnUtnwyg
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Text and photographs trace the evolution of the written word, how the alphabet grew out of pictures, the development of papermaking, bookbinding, children's books, and more
Member of
Summary
Text and photographs trace the evolution of the written word and the alphabet, as well as the development of papermaking, bookbinding, children's books, and libraries
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
166619
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
002
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.B78 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Eyewitness books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Book, written by Karen Brookfield ; photographed by Laurence Pordes
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/random0410/93018833.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is writing? -- First signs -- Writing with signs -- Egyptian writing -- ABC... -- Before paper -- Paper -- Medieval psalter -- Manuscript books -- Books from Asia -- Islamic books -- Getting ready to print -- Typesetting -- On press -- Early printed books -- Typefaces -- Binding -- Illustrated books -- Learning words -- Handwriting -- Children's books -- Words at work -- Typewriter -- Book market -- Keeping your words
Control code
140416
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780679940128
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
93018833
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27897806
  • (OCoLC)27897806
Label
Book, written by Karen Brookfield ; photographed by Laurence Pordes
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/random0410/93018833.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is writing? -- First signs -- Writing with signs -- Egyptian writing -- ABC... -- Before paper -- Paper -- Medieval psalter -- Manuscript books -- Books from Asia -- Islamic books -- Getting ready to print -- Typesetting -- On press -- Early printed books -- Typefaces -- Binding -- Illustrated books -- Learning words -- Handwriting -- Children's books -- Words at work -- Typewriter -- Book market -- Keeping your words
Control code
140416
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780679940128
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
93018833
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27897806
  • (OCoLC)27897806

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