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Artists' Books Guide: BOOK HISTORY

Research guide to the Artists' Books Collection at the Millard Sheets Library, Otis College of Art and Design

Where in the stacks?

  • Books about the history of books are found in Z4-659
  • Calligraphy and handwriting scripts, NK3600-3630 and Z40
  • Book covers, NC973
  • Children’s book illustration, NC965
  • History of graphic design, NC998+

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Try these subject search terms

  • Book covers
  • Book design
  • Books and reading
  • Books - History
  • Calligraphy
  • Graphic arts - History
  • Handwriting
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Illustrated books
  • Printing - History
  • Publishers and  publishing
  • Type and type-founding

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Where on the web?

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