This post was enlightening. Rarely can several examples of an edition of handmade books be compared to discover the versatility of the customers binders and illuminists. Good books should be made to last.
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Tagged as Book collecting, Books, Bookshelves, collecting, history, Hobbies, living, Reading
The slide show is fantastic. In the days of mass production, the hand printing process is a lost art.
True indeed. I do seem to remember that there still binders about, must look it up. Thank you for the comment.
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