Resew Rebind Sample

Here is an example of my work completely resewing and rebinding the item Biography of Dayton (1922). Click on an image to view larger.


The item was stapled together originally. This image shows the item after the staples and glue were removed and the signatures separated.



The item after being resewed.



Making the new cover, part 1.



Making the new cover, part 2.



Completed boards and cover and book block with all spine linings, as well as original cover page.



Completed rebind, after spending 12+ hours in the press with knitting needles to form the shoulders.

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