London: Oxford University Press, 1974. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 152p plus 8 plates. A hardcover book in fine condition with a near-fine dustjacket. The book is clean and tight. The jacket is price-clipped and has a 1/2" closed tear at the head of the spine, but is in otherwise excellent condition. Item #165517
A history of the use and production of papyrus for writing material in ancient Greece and Rome.