Comprehensive, profusely illustrated guide covers everything a from binding simple pamphlets to sewn bindings of cloth and leather. Topics include materials, equipment, design, papers, printmaking, leathercrafting, repair and preservation, other techniques. Over 600 photographs and diagrams illustrate detailed, step-by-step instructions. Introduction. Supply Sources.If leather is used just over the spine of the book, it is skived at the top and bottom for turning in, and about a#39;/4 inch on the sides that extend over ... Leather can be purchased in different colors commercially dyed, or it can be colored by hand.
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2012-04-30|