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Japanese Bookbinding

Dillon Peck rated it it was amazing Feb 16, Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. Included are a bibliography, a list of suppliers though this is somewhat outdated ikehami a glossary. 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. Gado Luhanga rated it liked it Jul 17, Both American and Japanese suppliers of traditional ikegaami and materials are provided and substitutes are recommended for items not readily available.

Irene rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Jun 04, Karin Bartimole rated it it was amazing Recommends kojieo for: I would be first in line for an edition of videos that demonstrate the techniques in this book Find Rare Books Book Value.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Well illustrated with clear instructions.

Japanese Bookbinding: Instructions from a Master Craftsman

His memories of youth in the Preface of this volume is a tribute to the love of bound paper. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


VI, pages in original photographic illustrated softcover binding, there is no damage to describe, apart from light handling marks to the front edge of the textbook.

Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Preview — Japanese Bookbinding by Kojiro Ikegami. For centuries the West has admired Japanese books, but only now can we make them ourselves and take full kojirp of their creative possibilities.

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Return to Book Page. Sign up to receive offers and updates: Clear instructions with step by koijro photograph and illustrations to guide. Andrew Barnes Booksellers Published: May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Sep 26, Kendra rated it it was amazing Shelves: My father seemed at his happiest when he was binding books. I learned almost everything I know about Japanese binding from this volume, so I can recommend it without hesitation.

Feb 08, Rick Jackofsky rated it it i,egami amazing. Apr 01, Gerard Brown rated it liked it Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

What makes Biblio different? Refresh and try again. Jan rated it really liked it Oct 08, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I think it’s the best for learning this ancient art. The authoritative text, written by one of Japan’s leading professional bookbinders, has been fully kojkro for Western readers. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject.


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We’re not a giant, faceless warehouse organization! Ikegami b Kojiro Ikegami was a master bookbinder of Japanese hardbound books, a craft he learned from his father.

The illustrations could have been bigger, but overall one of the best, if not the best, references to traditional Asian binding styles. I need to order this immediately. Lucien rated it really liked it Jan 05, In he received a distinguished government kojrio Sixth Class Order of the Rising Sun—for his contribution to the conservation of significant books in Japan’s history.

One of the few books on this subject worth owning. 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 ikfgami book cases–the custom-made folding boxes that afford handsome protection for Japan’s exquisite books.

I will buy this Some background in the subject makes it easier to follow. Very instructive and a book that has earned its way into my permanent collection. Mar 28, Moens Bib rated it really liked it Shelves: Wonderful book for learning traditional Japanese bookbinding techniques.