The craft of bookbinding

a practical handbook by Eric Burdett

Publisher: David and Charles in Newton Abbot

Written in English
Published: Pages: 400 Downloads: 685
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Subjects:

  • Bookbinding -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Eric Burdett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ271 .B93
The Physical Object
Pagination400 p. :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5255638M
ISBN 100715366564
LC Control Number75328847

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ABC of Bookbinding by Jane Greenfield is an illustrated glossary covering terms related to bookbinding and the book. Bookbinding: The Classic Arts and Crafts Manual by Douglas Cockerell is a classic work of the Arts and Crafts Movement in England and covers every aspect of the craft — from folding and collating pages to designing and inlaying.

Bookbinding is the process of physically assembling a book of codex format from an ordered stack of paper sheets that are folded together into sections or sometimes left as a stack of individual sheets. The stack is then bound together along one edge by either sewing with thread through the folds or by a layer of flexible adhesive.

A study of English bookbinding and its techniques, this book describes the science and lore of the art, and is illustrated with many detailed, hand-drawn illustrations. This edition has been considerably updated and expanded, and a revised supplement traces the evolution of the craft.

You will find many instructions on the internet that tell you to use all-purpose flour or even bread flour to make bookbinding wheat paste and whilst this is OK for amateur or craft projects it’s definitely not recommended for use on professional bindings or restoration projects and here’s why.

All purpose flour, pastry flour and bread flour all contain high levels of. Most book lovers are familiar with the frustration of having a treasured book fall apart from age or use or both. Now the solution is at hand in this modestly priced, step-by-step guide to the craft of hand bookbinding. With this book, you'll learn how to restore not only ailing hardcovers, but paperbacks, periodicals, and other materials as well/5().

The craft of bookbinding has a long history and tradition. It has developed through the ages and is now enjoying a period of renewed popularity and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or an /5(3). Perfect binding was introduced to bookbinding in a form of binding books with glue instead of sewing.

Cold glues were first used in perfect binding until a ‘hot-melt adhesive’ was used to bind books which made the binding last longer than cold glue binding.

Binding systems excelled after the Second World War. The Craft Guild of Dallas' Bookbinding Studio has exciting tools and equipment to use and new students will be introduced to how to use, as well as maintain, them.

Students are encouraged to bring original poetry or other written works to be used in a project. A practical guide with clear instructions to the numerous binding styles of craft bookbinding, prefect for beginners Introducing some of the numerous binding styles that can be achieved with little or no experience, this book looks at everything from simple structures that can be made with folded paper to the classic case binding/5.

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pages, illustrated, Softcover/5(11). Bookbinding titles contain detailed illustrated instructions for achieving beautiful hand-crafted volumes. Discover the history and manufacturing methods of papermaking and printmaking.

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I had pinned a few bookbinding tutorials from the web on Pinterest and. This book is different, in that it really does cover everything up to proper leather binding, case binding etc, with illustrations that are hand drawn and very easy to follow. There are many book binding books that purport to cover the basics of the craft of bookbinding in an easy-to-follow way.

This actually delivers on the promise.4/5(56). Bookbinding courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Learn the art and techniques of bookbinding from experienced master book binders and tutors and meet like minded students.

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The craft of bookbinding. [Manly Banister] -- This is a reprint of the illustrated step-by-step guide to rebinding books, paperbacks, periodicals, and more. Other techniques include, book sewing of all types (antique, flexible, lockstitch.

My year-old scriptures recently ripped apart from the binding/cover. Is a product like Elmer's Craft Bond strong enough for re-attaching all of a book's pages (when they have luckily separated in a single mass, as have mine) from the wrap-around outside single leather part which serves as spine and cover?.

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