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The Gutenberg Galaxy - The Making of Typographic Man by  Marshall McLuhan - Hardcover - Reprint - 1968 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 616H1511)

The Gutenberg Galaxy - The Making of Typographic Man

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The Gutenberg Galaxy - The Making of Typographic Man

by McLuhan, Marshall

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USA: University of Toronto Press / Glenbow-Alberta Institute. Hardcover. Reprint of the 1962 first edition. 293 [1] pages. Bibliographic Index. Index of Chapter Glosses. "Concerned with that association of cultural and political events which, from the origins of phonetic literacy to the development of typography, have shaped the Western individual and society. The translation of tribal man into his Western form is shown to have occurred by the agency of phonetic literacy alone." - form dust jacket. Markings to contents in pencil and ink. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound reference copy. . Fair. 1968. Reprint.

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Title
The Gutenberg Galaxy - The Making of Typographic Man
Author
McLuhan, Marshall
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Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
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Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
University of Toronto Press / Glenbow-Alberta Institute
Place of Publication
USA
Date published
1968
Keywords
Media Communications Literacy
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