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Blocking for bookbinders

Frank Pritchard

Blocking for bookbinders

slides showing the setting up of the free standing Mackay hand operated blocking machine.

by Frank Pritchard

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Published by LCP in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsLondon College of Printing.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20018495M

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For this purpose, the book is held in the left hand, tail from operator, and a backing-board placed at its side, at a suitable distance from the back to make a groove of sufficient depth for the millboards (Fig. 65). The book is then turned, and another backing-board placed to it . Our bookbinders specialise in a wide range of different binding techniques from classic book restoration to completely bespoke one-off projects Make an enquiry Related Processes.

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