Some resources for a class on the history of books and printing

  1. Most basic are Traister's links to information sources in this field.

  2. Also check Traister's library list.

  3. One example of a scholar's inquiry in the field is provided here.

  4. If that query seems interesting, you may also be interested in the online discussion group called SHARP (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, & Publishing.

  5. A list of potential paper topics for this course is provided here.

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Last update: 27 December 1996.