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Re: [BKARTS] tie me Kangaroo down, mate



Not exactly a supplier of leather for bookbinding but kangaroo leather none the
less.
rj

http://www.davidmorgan.com/product_info.php?products_id=486


--- "J. J. Foncannon" <bolu.bolu@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> 	In Jan 2003, 1 US dollar yielded 1.7 Australian dollars;  in  March
> 2007 it was 1.2 Australian dollars.  As a consequence of the prevailing
> miserable exchange rate, Hollander's no longer carries kangaroo leather.
>  I have become addicted to this substance, and I prefer it to almost all
> other leathers for creative bookbinding:  it's smoothness, it's divine
> luminosity (sigh!).  
> 	Does anyone know of another source?
> -- 
> I am an old man and have known many troubles, but most of them never
> happened.
> ---- Mark Twain
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     Visit "The Book of Origins: A survey of American Fine Binding"
                Online exhibit and catalog order form at
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                      Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.
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