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Text block for case binding Bookbinding Bookbinding tutorial


Case Binding Tutorial

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... tip this to the textblock side of the first and last signatures and then wrap around the signature. The remainder will be glued down during casing in.

I'm not sure if anyone is interested, but I thought I'd write this up for any other bookbinders or people who'd like to try their hand at this craft.

We are always looking for volunteers to join in our endeavor, and we plan for the tutorials to be ongoing.


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The simplest form of bookbinding is the hardback book, known technically as a 'case-binding', as the cover is made up of boards and bookcloth and then glued ...

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The length should be thickness of text block plus a few inches on BOTH sides (above right).

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Next, flip over onto a new piece of wastepaper using your arm to support the glued-out material. Smooth the covering material down on the first board, ...

Figure 14 When the text block is glued on to the boards, the unglued book cloth on the spine forms a hollow, as in this case binding of 16 sections.

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There are two main tasks to creating a case-bound book, and at this point you should have finished the first step, creating the textblock.

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