Cover Studies (okładkoznawstwo) — Old Issue, New Research Conception
Okładkoznawstwo — stare zagadnienie, nowa koncepcja badawcza

2020 Zagadnienia Rodzajów Literackich  
The article explores the term 'cover' which is redefined and contraposed with the term 'bookbinding' against the background of various research perspectives. Research on the protective elements of documents is divided between bookbinding studies, binding studies (bibliopegy) and cover studies. The conception of the consolidation of research conducted on the covers of various types of documents within cover studies (okladkoznawstwo) is discussed. The history of this field of study, the basic
more » ... eworks and the terms which assist the development of this field, as well as postulations for the future and goals to be achieved are also presented. cover studies, covers, universe of documents, bibliology, semiotics
doi:10.26485/zrl/2020/63.3/4 fatcat:y3v6r4iw25ft7kllnfgbdjghq4