By: Black, M.H. Foreword by Geoffrey Cass.
Price: $25.00 USD
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1984
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 28429
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
343 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w illustrations. "In 1984 the Press celebrates four hundred years of continuous printing and publishing, and this history gives a readable and not-too-formal introduction to that unique record. It is the story of the development of the printing and publishing arm of the University of Cambridge, from the medieval system of resident stationers who dealt in manuscripts to the present large printing and publishing house which produces computer software and audio cassette tapes as well as books (mostly now computer-set). The narrative is given its proper setting in t... View More...