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Zines!: Incendiary Interviews with Independent Self-Publishers
Zines!: Incendiary Interviews with Independent Self-Publishers
by V Vale
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Cultural Studies. Literary Criticsm. In the past two decades a quiet revolution has gained force: over 50,000 zines (independent, not-for-profit self-publications) have emerged and spread, often with little publicity. Flaunting off-beat interests... (read more)

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Hand Bookbinding : Manual of Instruction (96 Edition)
Hand Bookbinding : Manual of Instruction (96 Edition)
by Aldren A. Watson
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Expert guide to creating fine books by hand. Thorough, detailed instructions, with over 270 helpful illustrations, cover materials, tools and equipment, making a slipcase, rebinding an old book, and more. Also includes 8 specific projects: dust... (read more)

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Making & Keeping Creative Journals
Making & Keeping Creative Journals
by Suzanne Tourtillott
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Explains the basic art and craft of journal making and journal writing: material, tools and techniques.... (read more)

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Cover to Cover: Creative Techniques for Making Beautiful Books, Journals & Albums
Cover to Cover: Creative Techniques for Making Beautiful Books, Journals & Albums
by Shereen Laplantz
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Even a beginner can start right out producing uniquely charming and elegant journals, albums, scrapbooks, and more. Envision handmade books to hold your writings, poems, photos, and keepsakes. More than 170 photos to inspire, and hundreds of... (read more)

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Playing with Books: The Art of Upcycling, Deconstructing, & Reimagining the Book
Playing with Books: The Art of Upcycling, Deconstructing, & Reimagining the Book
by Jason Thompson
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In these pages, Jason Thompson has curated an extensive and artistic range of both achievable upcycled crafts made from books and book pages and an amazing gallery that contains thought-provoking and beautiful works that transform books into art.  ... (read more)

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Bookworks: Books, Memory and Photo Albums, Journals, and Diaries Made by Hand
Bookworks: Books, Memory and Photo Albums, Journals, and Diaries Made by Hand
by Sue Doggett
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Bookworks is a comprehensive introduction to the exciting craft of bookmaking. It takes the basic skills of bookbinding and combines them with contemporary bookmaking techniques, enabling anyone to create beautiful works of art. The recent upsurge of... (read more)

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Expressive Handmade Books (07 Edition)
Expressive Handmade Books (07 Edition)
by Alisa Golden
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An increasingly popular craft trend receives awe-inspiring treatment by a major artist. Alisa Golden (Creating Handmade Books) has created a spectacular guide sure to enlighten both beginners and more advanced students. She provides invaluable... (read more)

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Bookbinding: The Classic Arts and Crafts Manual
Bookbinding: The Classic Arts and Crafts Manual
by Douglas Cockerell
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One of the principal texts of the Arts and Crafts movement in England, this classic work brought a resurgence of life and vigor to the ancient craft of binding books by hand. Its fame and usefulness has endured for more than a century, as evidenced by... (read more)

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Making Handmade Books: 100+ Bindings, Structures & Forms
Making Handmade Books: 100+ Bindings, Structures & Forms
by Alisa J. Golden
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In the digital world, books may seem like an endangered species, but bookmaking is more popular than ever. Thanks to the 100 ideas in this volume, the craft is now available to everyone. In as little as an afternoon, beginners will be on their way to... (read more)

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Basic Bookbinding
Basic Bookbinding
by Arthur William Lewis
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Beginners and experts alike can benefit from this remarkably easy guide. It starts with a complete list of necessary materials and tools. Step-by-step instructions and more than 260 photos show how to collate a book, sew it, back it, trim it, and then... (read more)

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The Best of Both Worlds: Finely Printed Livres D'Artistes, 1910-2010
The Best of Both Worlds: Finely Printed Livres D'Artistes, 1910-2010
by Jerry Kelly
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Elegantly produced (fine paper, printing, and binding) as befits the contents, this volume showcases books that are masterfully created through refined collaboration. Livres d'artistes are books in which the contributions of writer, artist, and... (read more)

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The Decorated Page
The Decorated Page
by Gwen Diehn
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Journals, scrapbooks and albums made simply beautiful.... (read more)

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Book + Art: Handcrafting Artists' Books
Book + Art: Handcrafting Artists' Books
by Dorothy Simp Krause
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Discover what happens when you add artmaking and bookbinding together. With Book + Art, explore the basics of surfaces, images and words in order to create provocative works of art with layers of meaning. Whether you're altering a pre-made book or... (read more)

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Mixed-Media Nature Journals: New Techniques for Exploring Nature, Life, and Memory
Mixed-Media Nature Journals: New Techniques for Exploring Nature, Life, and Memory
by L K Ludwig
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A step-by-step technique book for creating beautiful imagery and journals inspired by the natural world. Nature has been inspiring artists of all ages since the dawn of history, however, most books on nature journaling focus exclusively on drawing and... (read more)

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The Art and Craft of Handmade Books
The Art and Craft of Handmade Books
by Shereen La Plantz
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"With an all-star lineup of more than 60 contributing artists--many of whom use stamped images with their handmade books...LaPlantz has created another whammo release."--"Rubber Stamp Madness. "The more than 25 patterns become the main form of... (read more)

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True Crime Detective Magazines, 1924-1969
True Crime Detective Magazines, 1924-1969
by Eric Godtland
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The Golden Age of bad girls.  Gun-toting femmes fatales caught in the action!   “My buddies wanted to be firemen, farmers or policemen, something like that. Not me, I just wanted to steal peoples money!” —John Dillinger... (read more)

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The Craft of Bookbinding
The Craft of Bookbinding
by Manly Banister
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Profusely illustrated step-by-step guide enables you to rebind books, paperbacks, periodicals, more. Book sewing of all types (antique, flexible, lockstitch, whipstitch), plus how to make endpapers, attach headbands, case in, cover with cloth and... (read more)

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Once Upon a Time: Illustrations from Fairytales, Fables, Primers, Pop-Ups, and Other Children's Books
Once Upon a Time: Illustrations from Fairytales, Fables, Primers, Pop-Ups, and Other Children's Books
by Amy Weinstein
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Many of our most cherished childhood memories recall the pleasure of sitting in a big comfy chair while a doting parent reads from a lovingly illustrated picture book. Jack and the Bean Stalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Robinson Crusoe-the colorful... (read more)

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Books Unbound
Books Unbound
by Michael Jacobs
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Create handmade books like you've never seen before Go ahead, break the boundaries of bookmaking - it's fun and easy with Books Unbound. Using simple bookmaking techniques, you can turn an ordinary book into a handmade sculptural masterpiece. Book artist... (read more)

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Bookbinding Techniques and Projects
Bookbinding Techniques and Projects
by Josep Cambras
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(back cover) The art and craft of bookbinding is as old as the writing of books, fulfilling the double function of protecting and embellishing the book. This how-to manual introduces you to the specific processes and techniques of bookbinding. The author... (read more)

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