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The Resource Little book of book making : timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books, by Charlotte Rivers ; foreword by Esther K. Smith

Little book of book making : timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books, by Charlotte Rivers ; foreword by Esther K. Smith

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Little book of book making : timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books
Title
Little book of book making
Title remainder
timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books
Statement of responsibility
by Charlotte Rivers ; foreword by Esther K. Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Making books by hand has never been cooler, with this inspiring guide to 30 top bookmakers working today, plus 21 tutorials for essential techniques to make your own books. Crafters, artists, writers, and book lovers can't resist a beautifully handbound book. Packed with wonderfully eclectic examples, this book explores the intriguing creative possibilities of bookmaking as a modern art form, including a wide range of bindings, materials, and embellishments. Featured techniques include everything from Coptic to concertina binding, as well as experimental page treatments such as sumi-e ink marbling and wheat paste. In addition to page after page of inspiration from leading contemporary binderies, Little Book of Bookmaking includes a practical section of 21 easy-to-follow illustrated tutorials"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
686
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z246
LC item number
.R58 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Little book of book making : timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books, by Charlotte Rivers ; foreword by Esther K. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes resources (pages 184-187)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20261556
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780770435141
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013044724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869065211
  • (OCoLC)869065211
Label
Little book of book making : timeless techniques and fresh ideas for beautiful handmade books, by Charlotte Rivers ; foreword by Esther K. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes resources (pages 184-187)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20261556
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780770435141
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013044724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869065211
  • (OCoLC)869065211

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