The heart of this working guide is the three chapters dealing with techniques and the chapter on conservation. qBasic Techniquesq detail the fundamental skills that are applicable to all hand bookbinding. qGeneral Techniquesq include those practices that, with minor variations, cover the early stages in all types of bindings. qSpecific Techniquesq describe the steps primarily used is producing a specific type of hand binding. The basic principles of conservation work cover one of the more important areas in the field of hand bookbinding today.Still another variation is between the binding that is built up on the book step-by- step and the one that is prepared in 1 ... In this book, instructions are given for three hollow back bindings a case, Bradel, and German tube a and the tight back.
|Title||:||Bookbinding & Conservation by Hand|
|Author||:||Laura S. Young|
|Publisher||:||Oak Knoll Press - 1995|