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Elizabeth rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Refresh and try again. This is not a beginners guide to bookbinding.
The illustrations could have been bigger, but overall one of the best, if not the best, references to traditional Asian binding styles. Kim Koojiro rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Ikegami b Kojiro Ikegami was a master bookbinder of Japanese hardbound books, a craft he learned from his father.
This is probably the best book on the subject. Ships with Tracking Number!
Well illustrated with clear instructions. 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.
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Very instructive and a book that has earned iojiro way into my permanent collection. I will buy this He was a young man during the s, when Japanese texts were copied by hand and the manually made books kojido works of art. Direct From the Publisher! It’s a very specialized book, I recommend looking at a library copy before buying. Different types of paper, glue, and modern as well as traditional tools are also discussed.
What makes Biblio different? Feb 08, Rick Jackofsky rated it it was amazing.
Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Lucien rated it really liked it Jan 05, The descriptions are clear, as are the ikgami and photographs. Please refer to accompanying picture s. Also, anyone interested can also check out the various Japanese bookbinding studios that are springing up all over, such as this one in London.
Michael rated it really liked it Mar 28, He has repaired innumerable antiquarian books, many designated as national treasures or important cultural properties, at his workshop in the Tokyo National Museum. A fantastic resource with detailed instructions, excellent diagrams and comprehensive lists of tools ukegami supplies.
Japanese Bookbinding: Instructions from a Master Craftsman
I refer to this book often for inspiration, I find the traditional work style very attractive and thoughtful. Apr 20, Doug Mccallum rated it it was amazing. Irene rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Contains some markings such as highlighting kljiro writing.
My father seemed at his happiest when he was binding books.
Want to Read saving…. Return to Book Page. A very nice book with a bit of history, as well as detailed instructions for making several types of Chinese and Japanese books; including flutter books, accordion books, and a few stab binding designs.
Japanese Bookbinding By Kojiro, Ikegami. Ilegamipages. Instructions from a Master Craftsman by Kojiro Ikegami. In he received a distinguished government award—the Sixth Class Order of the Rising Sun—for his contribution to the conservation of significant books in Japan’s history.
Gsus rated it it was amazing Jan 16, Kojiro Ikegami was a master bookbinder of Japanese hardbound books, a craft he learned from his okjiro. Sign In Register Help Cart.
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