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Re: pre-bound pages commercially avaiable?
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: pre-bound pages commercially avaiable?
- From: tara bryan <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 16 Sep 1997 07:47:38 -0230
- Message-Id: <199709161017.DAA20416@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Organization: walking bird press
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
Kate's Paper in NYC carries them, but I don't have an address. They also offer a
discount to Center for Book Arts members, and the price goes down as quantity goes
up. Maybe someone in NYC can post the address and phone, or you can contact CBA at
Jane Seaton wrote:
> At 22:22 15/09/97 -0400, you wrote:
> >I am making covers for journals and diaries (for both lined and blank pages).
> >My question is whether it is possible to purchase the pages themselves,
> >already bound, glued, stitched, or sewn together; so that I only have to put a
> >cover on over the pages?
> >If anyone can help with the name and address of a vendor it would be greatly
> I don't know if there's some obvious reason why not, but has anyone
> considered buying finished address books/guest books/diaries, and simply
> stripping out the interior and discarding the original binding? I'd suspect
> with economies of scale, it would work out far cheaper than anything
> produced specifically for diy binders (how many of us are on this list?
> Think about it). It would also, probably, give you more choice of styles,
> sizes, colours etc.