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Fernando BŠez. Translated by Alfred MacAdam. A Universal History of the Destruction of Books: From Ancient Sumer to Modern Iraq. New York: Atlas & Co.. 2008. 354pp. Language: English.

Fernando BŠez. Historia universal de la destrucciůn de libros: De las tablillas sumerias a la Guerra de Irak. Barcelona: Ediciones Destino. 2004. 387pp. Language: Spanish.

Nicholas Basbanes. A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World. Harper Collins. 2003. 444pp.

Clive Griffin. Journeymen-Printers, Heresy, and the Inquisition in Sixteenth-Century Spain. Oxford University Press. 2005. 318pp.

Adrian Johns. The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making. University of Chicago Press. 1998. 753pp.

Frederick G. Kilgour. The Evolution of the Book. Oxford University Press. 1998. 180pp.

Martyn Lyons; John Arnold (editors). A History of the Book in Australia. University of Queensland Press. 2001. 444pp.

Henri-Jean Martin. Translated by Paul Saenger; Nadine Saenger. The French Book: Religion, Absolutism and Readership, 1585-1715. JHU Press. 1996. 136pp.

Joseph McDonnell. Five Hundred Years of the Art of the Book in Ireland: 1500 to the Present. National Gallery of Ireland. 1997. 175pp. Exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, May-July 1997.

Andrew Pettegree. The Book in the Renaissance. Yale University Press. 2010. 421pp.

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