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[BKARTS] Available Again - "Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books," co-authored by Matt T. Roberts & Don Etherington



To answer most of your bookbinding and book history reference questions,
"Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books," co-authored by Matt T. Roberts
& Don Etherington is one of the best. The book has been out of print, but
is being reissued by the Etherington Conservation Center.

This is a MUST HAVE.

"Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books,"
Co-authored by Matt T. Roberts & Don Etherington
Drawings by Margaret R. Brown
Foreword by Frederick R. Goff, Honorary Consultant in Early Printed Books,
Library of Congress

Is Available From

The Etherington Conservation Center, Inc.

For $75 Plus shipping and handling

Originally published under the auspices of the Library of Congress s
National Preservation Program, Bookbinding& has become a classic and
indispensable reference book.  The text is supplemented with charts, line
drawings and color plates.  The aim of the dictionary was to gather all
relevant technical terms and information pertaining to the practice of
modern book and library conservation.

Terms defined & subjects included are:

¨      The history and structure of the book
¨      The practice of bookbinding
¨      Papermaking
¨      Leather- & Parchment-making
¨      Chemical terms relevant to conservation
¨      Terms specific to book conservation, past & present
¨      Decoration of the book throughout history
¨      Histories of famous and notable people in bookbinding and
conservation/restoration

296 pages, 13 color plates; Sources & Bibliography lists 373 items.

Copies of this classic reference book are produced by ECC's Document
Reproduction Service (DRS). The leaves of the original 1st edition are
digitally reproduced on alkaline paper, including the color illustrations,
and bound to LBI standards.

Send, email, call or fax $79.50 ($75.00 plus $4.50 S&H) with your shipping
address.  We accept Check, Money Order, Visa, or MasterCard.

To order please contact us at:

Etherington Conservation Center
7609 Business Park Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone: 336-665-1317 or toll free 877-391-1317
Fax: 336-665-1319
Email: ecc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

If shipping is to a country other than the US, please write, call or email
for a shipping quote.

For more info see: <http://www.donetherington.com/bookbinding_books.htm>

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