Sandstone Press

Scottish Printed Books by Antony Kamm

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781905207213
Publication Date: 25/06/2008

Scottish Printed Books
1508 - 2008

Antony Kamm

This lively account of the first 500 years of printing in Scotland introduces notable books and other printed literature, the people who wrote, printed, published, and sold them, and the methods by which they were produced. It also reveals some memorable talents and describes Scotland’s remarkable dynastic contributions to the British and international book trades. Many of the images, from rare volumes in the National Library of Scotland, are reproduced for the first time. 

Antony Kamm

Antony Kamm portrait

Antony Kamm (1931 – 2011) was a distinguished author, historian, cricketer, and the publisher who first introduced English language audiences to Asterix the Gaul when he was editorial director at...

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