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Iron-Bound Books: Fact or Fiction?

Did "iron-bound books" ever exist? If they're a modern idea, has anyone gone ahead and made these? If they are completely non-existent, where did this notion originate? [more inside]
posted by curious nu on Dec 28, 2010 - 18 answers

Mount a small object in front cover of hardback book? Please/

How can I insert a small mirror or peephole into the front cover of a handmade hardcover book? What kind of material is appropriate for the cover? Will cardboard/cloth do? What about leather? Is there a tutorial anywhere to show how this is done? [more inside]
posted by waxbanks on Dec 9, 2010 - 4 answers

Book binding service recommendations

Can you recommend a company for an affordable, one-off library binding? [more inside]
posted by jedicus on Dec 23, 2009 - 4 answers

i can has bookbinding?

Resources for a beginning bookbinder? (In New York City) [more inside]
posted by MaddyRex on Jun 20, 2009 - 4 answers

Share your PoD wisdom with me!

I'm looking to get 3 or 4 copies of an illustrated book printed and bound. It's a project for my Illustration class this semester, so the print quality of the images is my highest priority, but cost is key as well since I'm your typical broke college student. What print on demand services should I look into? [more inside]
posted by Corvidae on Jan 21, 2009 - 7 answers

Applying letters to book board.

I need to apply custom type to Davey Board (bookbinding board), is screen printing my only option? [more inside]
posted by Sreiny on Apr 11, 2006 - 9 answers

Is it possible to split up and rebind a very large book?

Is it possible to split up and rebind a very large book into three or four smaller books? (Yes, I know this was asked a year and a half ago, but my question is a little different.) [more inside]
posted by Ian A.T. on Dec 11, 2005 - 11 answers

Fix a broken book?

How do I fix the binding on a cheap, glued together, book? [more inside]
posted by Mitheral on Aug 15, 2005 - 16 answers

Where can I get books printed?

Where can I get books printed? [more inside]
posted by paulrockNJ on Apr 23, 2005 - 9 answers

Rebinding bound books

Bookbinder filter: Would a bookbinder ever take apart a bound book and re-bind it into smaller volumes? (more inside of course). [more inside]
posted by marsha56 on Jul 6, 2004 - 17 answers

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