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Story Book: Essays On The History Of The Book In The Philippines
Story Book: Essays On The History Of The Book In The Philippines
Category History
Publisher Anvil Publishing
Author Patricia May B. Jurilla
Pages 144 pp
Dimension 5 × 8 in, 430 g
Copyright 2013
Price US$ 21.95
  Newsprint ISBN9712728129

A sixteenth-century illuminated manuscript made in Manila, the first printers and publishers of the Philippines, the looting of the Augustinian library by the British, the clandestine activities of the Katipunan press, the successes and failures of Filipino novelists, and many more stories about Philippine printing and publishing. They’ll all here in this little book that speaks volumes about books.

“I wish I had this little book on Philippine books thirty years ago because her findings and method shared in a most delightful way would’ve spared me a lot of hours of research.” – Ambeth R. Ocampo

( US$ 21.95 Newsprint )

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