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Re: [BKARTS] Tree Calf Leather



True, true, however, I suppose there's nothing to stop one from doing it on
the skin before covering. A little less risk perhaps.

Peter

Greg,

Tree calfing is done by the bookbinder after the cover is made.  One cannot
buy "tree calfed" leather.

Regards,
Ed Stansell

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