Practical Bookbinding
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Practical Bookbinding

By Paul Adam
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Table of Contents
  • PRACTICAL BOOKBINDING.
  • Contents.
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • THE METRIC AND BRITISH SYSTEMS.
  • TABLE OF COMPARISON.
    • WEIGHT.
    • LENGTH.
    • VOLUME.
    • HEAT.
  • COMPARISON BETWEEN FAHRENHEIT AND CENTIGRADE THERMOMETERS.
  • PREFACE.
  • INTRODUCTORY REMARKS ON WORKING METHODS AND MATERIALS.
    • A.—Materials for Sewing and Pasting.
    • B.—Material for Covering the Book.
    • C.—Materials for Decorating and Finishing.
    • D.—Tools.
  • PART I.
    • FORWARDING.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • General Preparatory Work.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • Sewing.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • Cutting, Rounding, Backing.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • Marbling, Gilding, &c., the Edges and Headbanding.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • Boarding
  • PART II.
    • THE COVER.
    • View of the Most General Styles of Binding, Showing the Divisions of the Work.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • Making the Cover.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • Work with the Blocking Press.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • Treatment of Sewn Books: Fastening in Covers and Finishing Off.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • Hand Finishing.
  • CHAPTER X
    • Account Books.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • School Books and Mounting.
  • CONCLUSION.
    • The End.
    • INDEX.
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