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Studies in the history of bookbinding

by Mirjam Foot

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Published by Scolar Press in Aldershot, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Bookbinding -- Europe -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementMirjam M. Foot.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ269 .F68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 467 p. :
      Number of Pages467
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1408983M
      ISBN 100859679357
      LC Control Number93017589

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        The Archaeology of Medieval Bookbinding is the most important single contribution to the history of bookbinding to appear for many decades, and should be a foundation-piece in any collection of books on the history of binding or binding structure.'/5(28). The Interpretation of Bookbinding Structure: An Examination of Sixteenth-Century Bindings in the Ramey Collection in the Pierpont Morgan Library N. Pickwoad The Library, VI, 17 (), –

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Studies in the history of bookbinding by Mirjam Foot Download PDF EPUB FB2

A collection of articles on the history of bookbinding and related subjects. Several articles have been updated and two have been substantially re-written.

They range from general topics such as bookbinding as a subject for study to more detailed descriptions of binders, and the binding trade.

Studies in the History of Bookbinding. by Mirjam M. Foot (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Cited by: Bookbinding is the process of physically assembling a book of codex format from an ordered stack of paper sheets that are folded together into sections or sometimes left as a stack of individual sheets.

The stack is then bound together along one edge by either sewing with thread through the folds or by a layer of flexible adhesive. Alternative methods of binding that are cheaper but less.

In the past, studies of the history of bookbinding were mainly concerned with the exterior decoration. This book focuses attention primarily on the physical aspects of the binding and its construction principles. It is an expanded version of a series of lectures delivered by the author while Visiting Professor at the University of Amsterdam in Cited by: The work of G.

Hobson on the history of bookbinding, in particular English medieval and Renaissance bindings, is well known. His studies on Romanesque English bookbinding marked a pioneer effort to trace the development of the art of binding in early medieval England, and remain the fundamental introduction to the subject.

Similarly, his celebrated study of blind-stamped panels in the. The work of G. Hobson on the history of bookbinding, in particular English medieval and Renaissance bindings, is well known. His studies on Romanesque English bookbinding marked a pioneer effort to trace the development of the art of binding in early medieval England, and remain the fundamental introduction to.

The Library on Bookbinding The study of bookbinding was, until the beginning of the previous century, the field of the amateur and the connoisseur. Fine bindings were judged according to the beauty of their decoration, their provenance, their personal and economic value, while their identification and description left a great deal to be desired.

The more recent articles reflect Mirjam Foot's growing interest in the study of binding structures and binding techniques, amd in exploring the relation between the history of bookbinding and that of book production, the book trade, and, more generally, the history of the book and its place in the history of society at : Mirjam M.

Foot. Bookbinding Services. Book Repairs and Rebinding. Our in-house bookbinding service is not accepting any additional projects at present. Bookbinding: A Complete History Octo / in Stories / by Jessie Gusman There is a striking parallel between the way books have developed over the past 2, years and the way in which furniture, decorative art and textiles have evolved over time.

Synopsis: Twenty-seven eminent scholars in manuscript and bookbinding studies, including colleagues and former students of Foote (Rare Book Collection, British Library), are the contributors to this impressive festschrift. Diverse aspects of the field are explored, although the place of origin of the majority of the bindings discussed is Edition: First American Edition.

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Foot. San Gemini Preservation Studies Session 1: June 1 – June 26 (4 weeks) Location: San Gemini, Italy. Program Information. This program aims to teach the craft of traditional bookbinding, preservation and preventive conservation approach and methods, along with an.

This text consists of articles on the history of bookbinding and related subjects, most of which have been published previously in a wide variety of places. Several articles have been updated and two have been substantially rewritten.

They have been grouped under seven headings and range from general topics such as bookbinding as a subject for study and the need to preserve the book in all its. Core of Required Studies in MFA Book Arts Education. BA Printing I: Elements of Printing 3 hours.

BA Printing II: Typographic Printing 3 hours. BA Bookbinding I: Elements of Bookbinding. BA Bookbinding II: Fundamentals of Case Bookbinding. BA Hand Papermaking 3 hours. CIS History of the Book: Book as Artifact 3 hours. In the past, studies of the history of bookbinding were mainly concerned with the exterior decoration.

This book focuses attention primarily on the physical aspects of the binding and its construction principles. It is an expanded version of a series of lectures delivered by the author while Visiting Professor at the University of Amsterdam insupplemented with the results of ten years 5/5(2).

Book studies is fueled by the intellectual energy and excitement released when a student’s reading and classroom study collide with hands-on work in fields such as book design, bookbinding, paper and printmaking, publishing, printing, libraries and special collections. Most read articles by the same author(s) Michel Brisebois, Out of Print & Into Profit: A History of the Rare and Secondhand Book Trade in Britain in the Twentieth Century, Giles Mandelbrote, ed., Papers of The Bibliographical Society of Canada: Vol 46 No 1 () Michel Brisebois, Bibliography of the Writings of Jean Jacques Rousseau.

Ligatus is a research centre of the University of the Arts London with particular interest in the history of bookbinding, book conservation, archiving and the application of digital technology to the exploration and exploitation of these fields. Ligatus’s main research projects currently include the conservation of the books in the library of.

Studies in Bookbinding Topics related to hand bookbinding. Artists' Books Exploration of the book as a form for artistic expression; emphasis on conceptual development; relationship between content, form, and structure; how a book's structure and design can enhance and integrate part of the work's meaning.

Historical Book Structures. The University of London’s MA degree in the History of the Book is the oldest postgraduate programme in this growing area in the humanities. Each year the Institute of English Studies (IES) welcomes a range of students from varied educational and professional backgrounds and from many different countries.

The University’s location in.“I came, I saw, I feel empowered with bookbinding knowledge!” — student A bookbinding has two main functions.

It protects its text block against wear and tear, and, by its structure, it makes a book out of a heap of otherwise separate leaves or quires. Through the ages, the covers, spine, fore-edge and other parts of the book have been decorated in almost every conceivable manner.History of Bookbinding Structure.

A Brief History of Book Structure for Professionals in Restoration and Bookbinding: Notes, Bibliography, Terms and Techniques. Notes. It is only possible to understand how the books of today came to be by looking at the needs of mankind in early civilization.

Books were one of the earliest tools invented by man.