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Chronology of the Origin and Progress of Paper and Paper-Making

By: Munsell, Joel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany, New York, J. Munsell, 1876

Edition: fifth edition, with additions


Rhubarb-colored cloth with gilt and black spine titles and black cover decorations, 13 by 20 cm, 263 pp. Heavy fading on the spine, loss at the head and tail of the spine, an insect hole near the foot of the spine, light corner wear, and the front hinge is cracked. A history of paper, arranged chronologically, from 670 B.C. until 1877. While some entries stretch to a couple of pages, most are short paragraphs or even single sentences, for instance “1852. Nov. 17. To... View more info