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Re: [BKARTS] Large Book Imposition



Thanks to all who have supplied advice and helpful tools for my project. I
think I have it figured out now, and thank you all for your contributions.


Katie Harper
Ars Brevis Press
Cincinnati, OH
513-233-9588
http://www.arsbrevispress.com





> From: Ben Wiens <ben@BENWIENS.COM>
> Reply-To: "Book_Arts-L: READ THE FAQ at http://www.philobiblon.com"
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> Date: Sun, 3 Nov 2002 13:40:26 -0800
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> Subject: Re: Large Book Imposition
>
> Hi Katie:
>
> I spent months last year investigating desktop publishing programs to
> publish scientific books with and found Corel Ventura to be the most awesome
> program, that is if you use a PC computer. Like Gavin mentioned it has
> features for printing out your book out pretty much any way you desire. Many
> other desktop publishing programs don't have the fancy layout features of
> Ventura. Just click on a couple of buttons and your sheets with multiple
> pages are arranged. I was pretty worried about getting Ventura after it was
> rumored to be going extinct, but version 10 has just been released.
>
> Ben Wiens...applied energy scientist
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> -----Original Message-----
> Katie,
>
> I find that the best printing manager for printing books and booklets is
> the one by Corel/Ventura for use with their various programs.  Has many
> ways to set the thing up.  In Pagemaker, you need to set the order in the
> printer dialog, and then do a multipage layout, but the inverted pages are
> a problem.  You can write a macro to do this, but it is a pain.
>
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