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Adrienne rated it really liked it Sep 17, The authoritative text, written by one of Japan’s leading professional bookbinders, has been full A third-generation kjiro bookbinder gives easy-to-follow instructions for making all the major, historically important styles of Japanese bindings as well as traditional book cases–the custom-made folding boxes that afford handsome protection for Japan’s exquisite books.

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Japanese Bookbinding: Instructions from a Master Craftsman by Kojiro Ikegami

Michael rated it really liked it Mar 28, I learned almost everything I know about Japanese binding from this volume, so I can recommend it without hesitation.

Preview — Japanese Bookbinding by Kojiro Ikegami. I would be first in line for an edition of videos that ikegsmi the techniques in this book May 08, Laurie ikdgami it it was amazing Shelves: My father seemed at his happiest when he was binding books.

Used book in very good kjoiro. It will be a great reference, though. Very Good Condition Edition: Conquer these formats, and you’ve pretty much experienced the evolution of all bookbinding. University of Melbourne, Carlton, Lucien rated it really liked it Jan 05, Included are a bibliography, a list of suppliers though this is somewhat outdated and a glossary. Lists with This Book. I wish it was simpler, giving lots of alternatives to the traditional materials supposed to be used.


It’s a very specialized book, I recommend looking at a library copy before buying.

Very instructive and a book that has earned its way into my permanent collection. Cannot wait to use what I’ve learned kojio this book!

Sep 26, Kendra rated it it was amazing Shelves: He was a young man during the s, kojifo Japanese texts were copied by hand and the manually made books were works of art. Trivia About Japanese Bookbind Jun 16, Joan added it. Ashli Lewis rated it really liked it Jan 20, Ikegami b Kojiro Ikegami was a master bookbinder of Japanese hardbound books, a craft he learned from his father.

Return to Book Page. Watching him go through the steps of the binding process is one of the most treasured memories of my childhood. Showing best matches Show all copies.

Japanese Bookbinding: Instructions from a Master Craftsman

Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Stunning and practical, these bindings are ideal for preserving calligraphy, letters, artwork, and poems, for adding a distinctive touch to limited-edition books, and for use as diaries or gifts.

Excellent manual for learning Japanese bookbinding techniques.

kojido Sign In Register Help Cart. Dillon Peck rated it it was amazing Feb 16, We’re not a giant, faceless warehouse organization! Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Your business is valued and your satisfaction is guaranteed!


Log-in or create an account first! In he received a distinguished government award—the Sixth Class Order of the Rising Sun—for his contribution to the conservation of significant books in Japan’s history. Anne rated it really liked it Oct 28, I will buy this There are many styles included, but the following looked especially pretty.

Find Rare Books Book Value. Irene rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Sign up to receive offers and updates: I refer to this book often for inspiration, I find the traditional work style very attractive and thoughtful.

Well illustrated with clear instructions. I think when I am not so busy and more able to sit down and focus on the instructions, it might be more helpful. Some background in the subject makes it easier to follow. Jordan M rated it really liked it May 14, Also, anyone interested can also check out the various Japanese bookbinding studios that are springing up all over, such as this one in London.

Jan 13, Margaret rated it really liked it Shelves: Direct From the Publisher! We’re a small town bookstore that loves books and loves it’s customers!

It gives very detailed instruction on how to make books in the Japanese tradition.