BOOK REPAIR FOR BEGINNERS:
AN ILLUSTRATED STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE
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The "Illustraded Step-By-Step Guide" is a 44 page, easy to follow instructional booklet which includes 11 chapters. The Guide is written to demonstrate proper book repair techniques for the amateur bookbinder.
Chapters 3-11 identify a book repair problem, the materials needed to correct the problem, and step-by-step pictorial techniques demonstrating the repair of the problem.
Chapter 1: Parts of a Book.
Two photographs show and label the inside and outside parts of a book. Page 1.
Chapter 2: Book Repair Definitions:
A. Bone Folder
C. End Paper
E. Hinge and Loose Hinge
I. Tab: Corner
J. Tab: Wing
K. Tape: Four Flapped Tape, Release Backing Tape, Double Hinge Tape, Hinge Cloth Tape
Chapter 4: Replacing a Loose Page
Six steps and seven photographs demonstrate how to replace a loose page. Pages 9-12.
Chapter 5: Replacing a Loose Signature
Eleven steps and twelve photographs demonstrate how to replace a loose signature. Pages 13-18.
Chapter 6: Reinforcing a Weak Hinge
Six steps and seven photographs demonstrate how to reinforce a weak hinge. Pages 13-22.
Chapter 7: Repairing a Loose Hinge
Six steps and seven photographs demonstrate how to repair a loose hinge. Pages 23-26.
Chapter 8: Repairing Broken Hinges
Ten steps and eleven photographs demonstrate how to repair broken hinges. Pages 27-32.
Chapter 9: Repairing a Damaged or Worn Corner
Seven steps and eight photographs demonstrate how to repair a damaged or worn corner. Pages 33-36.
Chapter 10: Repairing a Damaged or Worn Wing
Five steps and six photographs demonstrate how to repair a damaged or worn wing. Pages 37-39.
Chapter 11: Replacing a Worn or Damaged Spine
Eight steps and nine photographs demonstrate how to replace a worn or damaged spine. Pages 40-44.
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