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Re: question from a lurker
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: question from a lurker
- From: jane m brown <brownjm@MUSC.EDU>
- Date: Thu, 24 Jun 1999 14:39:39 -0400
- In-Reply-To: <199906241812.OAA19628@revere3.musc.edu>
- Message-Id: <199906241839.LAA19130@palimpsest.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at http://www.dreamscape.com/pdverhey" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
A bibliopegist is a maker of books. Most often I
am referred to as a bookbinder.
--On ThuTu, Jun42422199997 10:38 AM -0700 Susan Fatemi
> Dear List --
> First of all, Happy Birthday. I always start my day by reading the
> digest, knowing that nothing else is going to be as pleasant!
> Now my question is, what do you call people who make
> I've mentioned the list to people who know
> nothing about the book arts, and I want to say
> "book makers" because there's way more to this than
> just binding. But I don't want to convey "bookies",
> or commercial binders, or those people who will rebind
> individual books, but not very nicely.
> Does "book artist" convey the right meaning??
> Or does it sound too airy-fairy?
> Waiting to hear,
> Susan Fatemi