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Re: LOC book
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: LOC book
- From: David Kern <dkern@JUNO.COM>
- Date: Thu, 18 Dec 1997 17:17:56 -0600
- Message-Id: <199712182324.PAA19968@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
Please check the archives from about 3-4 months ago. I believe someone
even had an exact URL from which you could order it. It's back in print,
I have a 1994 edition.
On Thu, 18 Dec 1997 16:06:55 -0500 GRN2 <GRN2@prodigy.net> writes:
>The Shattenbergs wrote:
>> >In the Library of Congress book on building boxes and
>> > cases, they say they use scrap pieces of rag mat board much of the
>> > gluing pieces together for thicker pieces when needed.
>> What Library of Congress Book?
>> G. Shattenberg
> The book in question is called BOXES for the Protection of Rare
>Their Design and Construction. It was published by the LOC in 1982 and
>is not being printed by the government anymore. The book was compiled
>and illustrated by Margaret R. Brown. Don Etherington and Linda K.
>assisted in its preparation. I have seen that it was to be reprinted
>some one but I can't seem to find it in any of my catalogues or
>If I come across who is selling it, I will get back to you.