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Making books by hand : a step-by-step guide

Author: Mary McCarthy; Philip Manna
Publisher: Gloucester, Mass. : Quarry Books ; Cincinnati, Ohio : Distributed by North Light Books, ©1997.
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Demonstrates the art of making simple accordion and signature books through illustrated step-by-step instructions. Also teaches advanced techniques for creating tied-binding books and box books. Includes 12 projects.
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McCarthy, Mary, 1951 March 20-
Making books by hand.
Gloucester, Mass. : Quarry Books ; Cincinnati, Ohio : Distributed by North Light Books, ©1997
(OCoLC)1030145980
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary McCarthy; Philip Manna
ISBN: 1564963284 9781564963284
OCLC Number: 36584142
Description: 108 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: About paper --
Materials and supplies --
Tools --
How to make corners --
Method one: For thin paper or cloth --
Method two: For thick or brittle paper --
Method three: For cloth or paper --
Accordion art books --
How to make an illustrated poem book --
How to make a book panorama --
Journals and scrapbooks --
How to make a simple booklet --
How to make a journal --
How to make a scrapbook --
Photo albums --
How to make a tied-binding album --
How to make a window-and-post album --
Box books --
How to make an artist's portfolio box --
How to make a pop-up box book --
New directions: trends and traditions --
How to make a scroll --
How to make an accordion with pamphlet insert --
How to make an extended accordion --
Gallery of artists.
Responsibility: Mary McCarthy, Philip Manna.

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Demonstrates the art of making simple accordion and signature books through illustrated step-by-step instructions. Also teaches advanced techniques for creating tied-binding books and box books. Includes 12 projects.

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