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Perfect Bound Hardcover Books?

Can anyone suggest a site or source that features
methods for binding a perfect bound book into a
hardcover?  Not so much for mass market paperbacks,
but some of the nicer quality trade paper editions.

I noticed some of the hardcover Harry Potter books are
perfect bound (glued spine, no stitched signatures)
and I wondered what is the easiest way to bind
favorite paperbacks?  Do you glue a thick band of
super to the spine, or do you glue the original covers
to boards, then cover the boards (with or without new

Thanks for any suggestions!


Fred Chang
Port Orchard <--> Bremerton <---------> Seattle
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