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On the origin of paper,

Author: André Blum; Harry Miller Lydenberg
Publisher: New York, R.R. Bowker Company, 1934.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blum, André, 1881-1963.
On the origin of paper.
New York, R.R. Bowker company, 1934
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: André Blum; Harry Miller Lydenberg
OCLC Number: 1414751
Notes: "Edition limited to 1000 copies." This copy not numbered.
Translation of Les origines du papier.
Description: 79 pages illustrations
Contents: Influence of paper on the spread of printing and engraving --
Definition of paper, its invention in China, and its manufacture in the Orient --
Paper making in Europe: the oldest mills --
The origins of Western paper: Spain --
Paper in Italy, France, Germany --
Causes of the slow growth of the paper industry --
Watermarks and means of dating paper --
Responsibility: by André Blum; translated from the French by Harry Miller Lydenberg.


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