Karen Hanmer

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Title: The Thread That Binds (goatskin binding)

The Thread That Binds (goatskin binding)

The Thread That Binds (goatskin binding)

The Thread That Binds: Interviews With Private Practice Bookbinders | bound by artist in 2011 | $2000

by Pamela Train Leutz, Oak Knoll Press, 2010

Full goatskin English style fine binding, sewn three-color headbands, edge-to edge goatskin doublures, marbled paper flyleaves. Title stamped and marbled paper onlays tooled in gold foil.

9.5 x 6.25 x 1.25”

Marbled paper onlays attached at points of structural significance: sewing supports and lacing, corners, inside joint and chamfering of boards.