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Re: [BKARTS] French Bookbinding



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Could you please give the address or a contact phone number for the Harry Ransom Humanities Center Library?
Thanks very much.


Bruce Levy wrote:

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>  Stone Eye - An Exhibition of the Midwest Chapter, Guild of Book Workers
>   For information about the exhibition, and to order your catalog, see
>   <http://palimpsest.stanford.edu/byorg/gbw/mwchap/specialevent2.shtml>
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> Hi,
>
> In 1987 I wrote an article for the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library on the K118 binding structure, which opens flat.  I have bound many blank books with it, as well as album structures, fine bindings etc.  You can probably order a copy from them. ISBN#0-87959-109-9.  I hope this is of some help.
>
> Bruce Levy
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: rj <h9022@YAHOO.COM>
> Date:         Mon, 3 Jun 2002 08:35:03 -0700
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> Subject:      [BKARTS] French Bookbinding
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> >  Stone Eye - An Exhibition of the Midwest Chapter, Guild of Book Workers
> >   For information about the exhibition, and to order your catalog, see
> >   <http://palimpsest.stanford.edu/byorg/gbw/mwchap/specialevent2.shtml>
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> > Greeting,
> >
> > I have spent some time searching the internet and this lists archives looking
> > for information on something I have heard referred to as french bookbinding but
> > have not found anything. What interests me in this style of bookbinding is that
> > the resulting books open flat, and the reason for interest in this is that I
> > want to be able to build my own sketch books with whatever type of paper I wish
> > to draw on. I have built a couple of books with a coptic binding, which works
> > just fine for my desire of a flat lying book but I would like to be able to
> > build a book with a closed spine. So the question of the moment is where would
> > I go to get information on french binding or any other that would suit my
> > purposes?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > rj
> >
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