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Unformatted text preview: Modern- 19 th century media Postmodern- contemporary media Blogger- people who provide instant information by way of messages Papyrus- first form of paper made from reeds of the Nile River Parchment- animal skin used for writing after papyrus Codex- pieces of parchment sewn together as a book would be Manuscript culture- an era where all book were made by hand, mostly by monks Illuminated manuscripts- art and decorations on the pages Block printing- hand carved blocks with letters or symbols Vellum- very finely treated animal skin used as paper Dime novels or pulp fiction- very cheap books Linotype- higher speed printing press Trade books- most popular type of books for general readers Mass market paperbacks- books off racks sold in several types of stores besides bookstores Developmental editor- makes suggestions and helps fix problems for the author...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2008 for the course CHEM 114 taught by Professor H during the Spring '08 term at Spring Hill.
- Spring '08