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Author Rubery, Matthew.
Title The untold story of the talking book / Matthew Rubery.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  002 R    IN LIBRARY
Description 369 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-351) and index.
Contents Introduction: What is the history of audiobooks? -- Canned literature -- A talking book in every corner of dark-land -- How to read a talking book -- A free press for the blind -- From shell shock to shellac -- Unrecordable -- Caedmon's third dimension -- Tapeworms -- Audio revolution -- Afterword: Speed listening.
Subject Audiobooks -- History.
Literature and technology -- History.
Talking books -- History.
ISBN 9780674545441 (hardback)
0674545443 (hardback)
Standard No. 40026531325