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Author: Bonnie Mak
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2011.
Series: Studies in book and print culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From handwritten texts to online books, the page has been a standard interface for transmitting knowledge for over two millennia. It is also a dynamic device, readily transformed to suit the needs of contemporary readers. In How the Page Matters, Bonnie Mak explores how changing technology has affected the reception of visual and written information.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Buonaccorso, da Montemagno; Buonaccorso, da Montemagno
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie Mak
ISBN: 1442685360 9781442685369
OCLC Number: 785775137
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 129 pages, [16] pages of plates) : color illustrations.
Contents: Architectures of the Page --
Reading the Page --
The Paratext and the Page --
Reading the Library --
The Digital Page.
Series Title: Studies in book and print culture.
Responsibility: Bonnie Mak.
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