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Re: The Philosophy of Bookbinding
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- Subject: Re: The Philosophy of Bookbinding
- From: Jeff Stiles <bibliomaniac@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 25 Sep 1998 08:34:49 PDT
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Here are some ideas from a rookie.
Isn't philosophy somewhat of a relative thing? varies from person to
I guess what I'm getting at is why do you, personally, like books and
make books? Couldn't that be part of the philosophy of bookbinding? I do
still think history should be included because the practical, daily
grind use of books would still have a philosophy to it.
If this post doesn't make sense, its because I work graveyard at a
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