Bookbindings for Beginners / John Corderoy

Bookbindings for Beginners / John Corderoy

Books


REF.BB.2177
104 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
1967
John Corderoy
Jean Richardson
Eric Sweet
New York City
"This book is a guide for the complete beginner, and explains all you need to know to produce attractive bindings." Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Small Tools -- Special Equipment -- Materials -- Paper -- The First Stage : Folding, Sewing, Endpapers -- The Second Stage : Gluing, Edge-Cutting, The Spine -- The Third Stage : Casing and Finishing -- Rebinding a Book -- Unsewn Binding -- Sewing Unsewn Books -- Library Binding in Leather -- Decoration -- Repairing Cloth Covers -- For Further Reading -- List of Suppliers -- Index