A unique glossary of bookbinding terms with over 700 illustrations. Greenfield, a master in the field of bookbinding and conservation, literally takes the book apart to illustrate and describe the various components of the book structure. She also examines the book's development in different times and places as well as shows a multitude of book styles, bindings, and decorations. A great reference source as well as a great general read.
Hardcover: 204 Pages
Publisher: Lyons Press