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I think it’s the best for learning this ancient art. I learned almost everything I know about Japanese binding from this volume, so I can recommend it without hesitation.
Japanese Bookbinding: Instructions from a Master Craftsman
Both American and Kojirl suppliers of traditional tools and materials are provided and substitutes are recommended for items not readily available. Stunning and practical, these bindings are ideal for preserving calligraphy, letters, artwork, and poems, for adding a distinctive touch to limited-edition books, and for use as diaries or gifts.
Japanese Ikrgami By Kojiro, Ikegami. One of the few books kojro this subject worth owning. It gives very detailed instruction on how to make books in the Japanese tradition. Jordan M rated it really liked it May 14, Kim Hetherington rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Jan rated it really liked it Oct 08, It’s a very specialized book, I recommend looking at a library copy before buying.
I will buy this Jul 03, Sarah rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Very Ikegamj Condition Edition: Jun 16, Joan added it. Nevertheless, the results weren’t too bad, although I simply couldn’t get the hang of the corner pieces. Hardcoverpages. Apr 16, Mandy rated it really liked it Shelves: He was a young man during the s, when Japanese texts were copied by hand and the manually made books were works of art.
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Apr 20, Doug Mccallum rated it it was amazing. Want to Read Ikegqmi Reading Read. Clear instructions with step by step photograph and illustrations to guide. The authoritative text, written by one of Japan’s leading professional bookbinders, has been full A third-generation traditional bookbinder gives easy-to-follow instructions for making all the major, historically important styles of Japanese bindings as well as traditional book cases–the custom-made folding boxes that afford handsome protection for Japan’s exquisite books.
We’re not a giant, faceless warehouse organization! Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. It will be kojifo great reference, though.
Summary Discuss Reviews 0 Kojiro Ikegami, third generation in a line of professional bookbinders, is one of the few full-time practitioners of the craft in Japan.
Find Rare Books Book Value. The authoritative text, written by one of Japan’s leading professional bookbinders, has been fully adapted for Western readers. Ikegami brought his own love of this ancient art to this book, which has well-explained instructions and an abundance of pictures to begin the teaching process.
Included are a bibliography, a list of suppliers though this is somewhat outdated and a glossary. Your business is valued and your satisfaction is guaranteed!
Showing best matches Show all copies. Conquer these formats, and you’ve pretty much experienced the evolution of all bookbinding.
Direct From the Publisher! Different types of paper, glue, and modern as well as traditional tools are also discussed. Georgina rated it it was amazing Aug 03, Used book in very good condition. Excellent manual for learning Japanese bookbinding techniques.
For centuries the West has admired Japanese books, but only now can we make them ourselves and take full advantage of their creative possibilities. This is probably the best book on the subject. The illustrations could have been bigger, but overall one of the best, if not the best, references to traditional Asian binding styles. Journal articles on Gallipoli, Australian indigenous women’s songs, Australia and the bomb, Papua New Guinea, and of the landless proletariat, Jews, Nazis and Communist down under, Menzies, history and empire, unskilled male labour and the beginnings of labour market regulation, et cetera Size: Andrew Barnes Booksellers Published: I refer to this book often for inspiration, I find the traditional work style very attractive and thoughtful.
Jan 25, GoldGato rated it really liked it Shelves: Watching him go through the steps of the binding process is one of the most treasured memories of my childhood. Ashli Lewis rated it really liked it Jan 20, I think when I am not so busy and more able to sit down and focus on the instructions, it might be more helpful. Apr 01, Gerard Brown rated it liked it Shelves: A third-generation traditional bookbinder gives easy-to-follow instructions for making all the major, historically important styles of Japanese bindings as well as traditional book cases–the custom-made folding boxes that afford handsome protection for Japan’s exquisite books.
Russell Books Ltd Condition: I even tried some of this myself, even though I lacked the tools needed.
Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Somethings are easier to learn from books than others – I found this a little hard to follow, but it gave me some ideas for bindings and for solutions to ones I already know. Goodreads helps you keep ikfgami of books you want to read.
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