text Papyrus : the invention of books in the ancient world
- "Papyrus is an enthralling journey through the history of books and libraries in the ancient world and those who have helped preserve their rich literary traditions. Long before books were mass-produced, those made of reeds from along the Nile wer... Read more
Part one: Greece imagines the future -- Part two: the roads to Rome.
- xix, 442 pages ; 25 cm
- Alfred A. Knopf 2022