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The Bonefolder: an e-journal for the bookbinder and book artist

The Bonefolder — Volume 5, No. 1, Fall 2008

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Table of contents:

  • Limp bindings from Tallinn– Monica Langwe Berg
  • An Overview of Fibers, Yarns, and Textiles for the Book Artist – Amanda Thompson and Anna Embree
  • Thinking by the Book – Wendy Strauch-Nelson
  • Colours of Persia: The Making of a Book – Susan Allix
  • The Simplified Binding Examined – Laura Wait
  • Big Books: Constructing a Four Foot Springback – Charlene Matthews
  • Modified for Re-use: Broken Ledger Bindings become Ledger Enclosure – Karen Jones
  • 2008 Bind-O-Rama – A look back on techniques introduced in The Bonefolder
  • Book Reviews
    • English Bookbinding Styles 1450-1800, David Pearson – Chela Metzger
    • A Companion to the History of the Book, Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose, editors– Donia Conn
    • The Changing Book: Transitions in Design, Production, and Preservation, Nancy E.Kraft and Holly Martin Huffman, editors – Peter D. Verheyen
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