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Author Kenyon, Frederic G. (Frederic George), Sir, 1863-1952.

Title Books and readers in ancient Greece and Rome / by Frederic G. Kenyon.

Imprint Oxford : The Clarendon Press, 1932.


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Description vi p., 136 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Note This book is the outcome of a course of three lectures delivered at King's college, University of London, in March 1932.--Pref.
Contents I. The use of books in ancient Greece -- II. The Papyrus roll --III. Books and reading at Rome -- IV. Vellum and the codex -- Appendix. Illustrative passages from Latin authors.
Subject Books -- History -- Antiquity and middle ages.
Books and reading -- History.
Books -- History -- To 400.
Manuscripts (Papyri)

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