A Celebration of the Book and Its History
The Book: A Cover-To-Cover Exploration Of The Most Powerful Object Of Our Time, Keith Houston
Wonderful book about the history of the book. An entertaining read with good information in a well-designed book. I highly recommend it.
Books Before and After Gutenberg (history) from Harry Ransom Center at University of Texas, Austin
Book History Timeline
Medieval Books: Erik Kwakkel blogging about medieval manuscripts
History of the Book Online Learning from Harvard University
Resources page at makingbooks.com: my website on making books with children with an extensive bibliography for children and adults
The Joy of Making Books: instructional videos on my youtube channel
fresh eyes now, blog about readers, authors, booksellers, and publishers
BOOK ARTIST WEBSITES
Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord
ORGANIZATIONS & RESOURCES
The Ticknor Society
The Ticknor Society is an organization of book collectors, booksellers, librarians, historians, archivists, conservators, printers, publishers, writers, and all lovers and readers of books. We are dedicated to the enjoyment, promotion, and support of books and book culture.
Harvard HistBook: mailing list for news about regional events and opportunities
The Book Arts Newsletter, contemporary artists' books, published at the Centre for Fine Print Research, edited by Sarah Bodman
The Book Arts Web, book arts web resources and home of the Book Arts Listserve
Contact Susan for information about scheduling her talk, A Celebration of the Book and Its History.