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The Book: an interactive description


Use mouse to point to the area you would like to have identified. The binding style being described here is a German case binding also known as a Bradel binding, though there are differences. Instructions for making this style of cover (this is where the distinction is) can be found at here.

This image map was adapted with permission from the creator, Peter Baumgartner, who has also authored manuals on bookbinding, box/portfolio making, decorated papers, and paperarts.

Copyright by Peter Baumgartner 1998. All Rights Reserved

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