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Re: Book Arts around the world



Jose wrote:

>Do you mean bookbinding or bookmaking? The first is associated with making
>and covering books, the latter is associated with gambling,  "making book"
>or bookmaking is generally thought of, at least in England, Australia and
>New Zealand as the person who is a "bookie" or person you make bets with
>hoping to win at gambling.


When I'm feeling feisty, I like to tell people I'm a bookmaker.  It makes
them wonder.

Kelly

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