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Instruction Books and Manuals

Instruction Books and Manuals

Step by Step Guide by Cathy Abbott 160 pages 260mm x 215mm Hardback Features 300 colour photographs The craft of bookbinding has a long history and tradition. It has developed through the ages and is now enjoying a period of renewed popularity and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or an established bookbinder wishing to refresh your memory, this practical book introduces the techniques with step-by-step instructions and photographs. It explains how to transform a few sheets of paper and some thread into a book to be proud of. For the more experienced, the author also covers how to work with leather to create classic, professional bindings. Topics include: Single-section bindings; paperback and hardback Multi-section bindings; full cloth case, photograph album, quarter leather binding with paper or cloth-covered sides, and wrap-around structure Containers; phase box, slipcase and portfolio case Our view:- Kathy Abbott displays a confident knowledge of bookbinding and the desire to pass her knowledge on to others in this clear and easy-to-follow book

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