A step by step guide that teaches all the basics of bookbinding. Topics include those on tools, adhesives, binding materials, the lock-stitch, sewing on tapes, sewing on cords, trimming, rounding and backing, quarter binding in leather, finishing, decorating with gold leaf, and book restoration and repair. Includes over 250 photos and drawings. A great resource and instruction book.
Softcover: 160 pages
Publisher: Dover Publishing