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"Old books that have ceased to be of service should no more be abandoned than should old friends who have ceased to give pleasure" Bernard M Baruch

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A thing of beauty! Saimba: Another Steampunk Book Create a guest book like this? End of season memories?

Thomas à Kempis (1379/1380–1471). Opera. Nuremberg, 1494. With St. Albertus Magnus. Compendium theologice veritatis. Strasbourg, 1489. Folger Shakespeare Library. "Bound in a German chained binding, c. 1495, of alum tawed pigskin over wooden boards with blind decoration and adorned with brass corner bosses, title plaque, clasps, and several links of iron chain... Upper cover decorated... with tendrils; lower cover central panel divided in 12 lozenges with a fleur-de-lys stamped in the…

uncertaintimes: “ Thomas a Kempis. Nuremberg, Folger Shakespeare Library: This volume, one of a very few existing examples of a chain binding, still retains the remnant of the hand-wrought chain which fastened it securely to a shelf.

coptic-bound metal book - Leslie Marsh #handmade_books

Created by Leslie Marsh at Snips and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails: March 2011

Leather Books Medieval Journey

those really cool leather journals (BARNES AND NOBLE has a lot. They are expensive though)

“To be shockingly original with your first novel you don’t have to discover a new technique: Simply write about people as they are and not as the predominantly liberal and humanist literary establishment believes that they ought to be.” – John Braine

“To be shockingly original with your first novel you don’t have to discover a new technique: Simply write about people as they are and not as the predominantly liberal and humanist literary establishment believes that they ought to be.

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