The Mirror : A History

The Mirror : A History

Book Title: The Mirror : A History

Author: Mark Pendergrast

Format: Paperback | 320 pages

Publication Date: 21 Feb 2002

ISBN-13: 9780415924481

This engaging and witty cultural history traces the evolution of the mirror from antiquity to the present day, illustrating its journey from wondrous object to ordinary trinket. With its earliest invention, the mirror allowed us to gaze upon ourselves, bestowing a power both fascinating and terrifying.