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Bookbinding and Book Arts


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Little Book of Book Making: Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Beautiful Handmade Books
Little Book of Book Making: Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Beautiful Handmade Books
by Charlotte Rivers
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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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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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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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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 Journals by Hand: 26 Creative Projects for Keeping Your Thoughts
Making Journals by Hand: 26 Creative Projects for Keeping Your Thoughts
by Jason Thompson
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Each project in this wonderful book is simple, yet will help you create a meaningful and personal place to keep your thoughts, write down your memories, or contemplate your future. Making Journals by Hand offers illustrated step-by-step instructions for... (read more)

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How to Make Your Own Books and Boxes: Portfolios, Photograph Albums and Decorative Papers
How to Make Your Own Books and Boxes: Portfolios, Photograph Albums and Decorative Papers
by Peter Baumgartner
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Shown in clear step-by-step photographs, this book gives the basic techniques such as cutting, sewing, binding and making covers. There are also thirty-six photocopiable decorative labels for books.... (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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The Penland Book of Handmade Books: Master Classes in Bookmaking Techniques
The Penland Book of Handmade Books: Master Classes in Bookmaking Techniques
by Lark Books
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Every year Penland, the innovative school where crafters from around the world come to hone their skills, offers a master class in the art of bookmaking that’s simply without equal. Fortunately, it’s available to everyone, thanks to this... (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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Book Play: Creative Adventures in Handmade Books
Book Play: Creative Adventures in Handmade Books
by Margaret Couch Cogswell
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Make books as interesting as the stories you want to tell! In this inspiring guide, artist and teacher Margaret Couch Cogswell pushes the boundaries of bookmaking through twenty-two traditional and experimental projects. Start off with a beginner... (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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Hand-Made Books: An Introduction to Bookbinding
Hand-Made Books: An Introduction to Bookbinding
by Rob Shepherd
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This colourful, step-by-step guide gives an introduction to bookbinding, including making single-section and multi-section bindings, Japanese binding and repairing old paperbacks.... (read more)

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Bookbinding: Its Background and Technique
Bookbinding: Its Background and Technique
by Edith Diehl
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Two volumes bound into one, this mammoth volume by one of the world's foremost practitioners is both an historical survey emphasizing decorated bindings and an eminently practical guide to hand bookbinding. The author examines many national styles... (read more)

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How to Make Books: Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-Of-A-Kind Book
How to Make Books: Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-Of-A-Kind Book
by Esther K Smith
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' We all love to read and learn from books, but The Repurposed Library takes our passion even further, presenting us with 33 projects to make--quite literally--out of books. For these projects, Lisa Occhipinti rescues and repurposes orphaned and outdated... (read more)

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500 Handmade Books: Inspiring Interpretations of a Timeless Form
500 Handmade Books: Inspiring Interpretations of a Timeless Form
by Lark
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Interest in bookbinding and the related arts has exploded in the past decade, inspiring artists to explore the unlimited possibilities of the form—and delighting collectors, crafters, and gallery owners. Larks Cover to Cover has been a bestseller... (read more)

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Books, Boxes, and Portfolios
Books, Boxes, and Portfolios
by Franz Zeier
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In this introduction to the techniques of bookbinding, Franz Zeier guides readers step-by-step through projects for making a variety of boxes, portfolios, book covers, photograph albums, mats, and sewn and... (read more)

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Creative Bookbinding
Creative Bookbinding
by Pauline Johnson
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Comprehensive, profusely illustrated guide covers everything — from binding simple pamphlets to sewn bindings of cloth and leather. Topics include materials, equipment, design, papers, printmaking, leathercrafting, repair and preservation, other... (read more)

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Creating Handmade Books
Creating Handmade Books
by Alisa Golden
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“The author, whose love and dedication to this craft is more than obvious, begins her course with a rundown on optional materials as well as essential tools....Golden explores an amazing range of possibilities for journals, photo albums, poetry... (read more)

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