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Author Arnar, Anna Sigrídur.

Title The book as instrument : Stéphane Mallarmé, the artist's book, and the transformation of print culture / Anna Sigrídur Arnar.

Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  700.9034 Arn    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail  700.9034 ARNA    DUE 30-11-19
Physical description xi, 395 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [365]-377) and index.
Contents Defining the book -- Reading Mallarmé -- The heroic legacy of the book -- Forging the livre de peintre -- From illustration to original print -- The livre de peintre and independent publishing -- Reading and designing the book -- Paradigms of reading -- Designing the livre moderne in the international context: un coup de dés, art nouveau, and nascent mass media -- Transformations of the book -- Design and mathematical patterns in le livre -- The afterlife of the book.
Subject Mallarmé, Stéphane, 1842-1898.
Artists' books -- History.
Books and reading -- Social aspects -- History.
ISBN 9780226027012 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226027015 (cloth : alk. paper)