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Chris:

There is a method of "Perfect Plus" that I use that keeps the book together
pretty well. It involves linen cords sunk into kerfs in the spine and then
glued. This works very well.

Pat Baldwin


>It seems to me that it is mostly hardcovered perfect bound books that fall
>apart, I wonder if the cover boards put too much stress on the perfect
>binding? Perhaps a better hinging technique might work??
>
>Soft cover books seem to get shabby very quickly but stay together.

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