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Re: [BKARTS] Very Large Tight Back


>I am interested in making an 800 page tight back bound book, 18 by 12

There is a style of bookbinding designed for large books which will
be used often.  Stationary binding; sometimes called 'spring back.'

This style is described in a number of obscure titles.  Probably
the easiest to find in a good library is Alex J. Vaughan's book,
_Modern Bookbinding_

You can find examples of this style of binding in county offices
all over the country.


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