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Re: [BKARTS] wrinkled endpapers



Also...I never produce a "pencil case" and I don't close the book.  Go figger.

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----- Original Message -----
From: "William Minter" <wminter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [BKARTS] wrinkled endpapers
Date:         Thu, 6 Jan 2005 10:15:17 -0500

> 
> On Jan 6, 2005, at 2:53 AM, Jack C. Thompson wrote:
> 
> > All of the advice you've received in response to your question is
> > good, but James had the best bit.
> >
> > Some years ago Philip Smith was in my lab and he happened to open a
> > book we'd recently rebacked.  He looked at the inner joint and said,
> > "Ah, a pencil case."  Meaning the popped inner joint.
> >
> > He told me to close the bookblock on the board, and he was right.
> >
> >
> >> Lastly I find it preferable to close the bookblock on the board
> >> rather than
> >> vice versa. Best, James
> ******************************
> 
> I "Third" the suggestion, and I whole-heartedly agree with this
> procedure.
> Bill Minter
> 
> William Minter Bookbinding & Conservation, Inc.
> 4364 Woodbury Pike
> Woodbury, PA  16695
> 814-793-4020
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> Email:    wminter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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