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A history of reading

Author: Steven R Fischer
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2019. ©2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New editionView all editions and formats
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This title traces the complete story of reading from the time when symbol first became sign through to the electronic texts of the present day. Describing ancient forms of reading and the various modes that were necessary to read different writing systems and scripts.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven R Fischer
ISBN: 9781789140682 1789140684
OCLC Number: 1101969075
Notes: Previous edition: 2003.
Description: 438 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Steven Roger Fischer.

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This title traces the complete story of reading from the time when symbol first became sign through to the electronic texts of the present day. Describing ancient forms of reading and the various modes that were necessary to read different writing systems and scripts.

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