Form and Meaning in the History of the Book by Nicolas Barker
London: The British Library, 2003. First Edition. ISBN: 0712347771. xiii, 514 pp. 8vo. Fine in fine dust-jacket. Hardcover.
Series: The British Library Studies in the History of the Book.
Includes essays on the St. Albans Press, Caxton's typography, Ireland and the book trade, forgery, Laurence Sterne, bookselling, among others.
Preface by Alan Bell.