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Re: [BKARTS] Adding a pocket in a book cover



Many, many thanks, David!
Bertha

On 20 Oct 2008 at 22:40, David Amstell wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> 
> Thank you all for your patience, and for all those who generously
> offered alternative solutions.  
> 
> Here is the link to the pocket on our website.   Scroll down to the
> bottom of the Home page, and you will see the Book Pocket link.  We
> had to keep the files large, in order for the text to be readable when
> printed out, so it may take a little time for those browsers on a
> dial-up service to unfold the image. 
> 
> http://www.antiquebooks.com.au
> 
> The relevant instructions for the pocket are points 7 - 11, and
> figures 2 & 3.    The rest is irrelevant to the pocket.  It is a very
> simple design, but you will probably want to modify it to your own
> usage, as you see fit.  We usually make the height of the pocket about
> two thirds the vertical length of the book boards.
> 
> The picture came from Bookbinding for Beginners, by J. Kay.  Cassell &
> Co. [1930].  This author also wrote Advanced Bookbinding.
> 
> Best wishes,
> 
> David
> 
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