Treatment Examples


This is an example of a cloth binding with detached covers. I reattached the covers with toned cloth to match the original.
This is an example of a cloth binding with detached covers. I reattached the covers with toned cloth to match the original.

The covers in the original binding were in very poor condition and I recased the textblock in a calf leather binding with simple blind tooling on the spine and covers. I made two leather labels with gold stamping for the spine.
The covers in the original binding were in very poor condition and I recased the textblock in a calf leather binding with simple blind tooling on the spine and covers. I made two leather labels with gold stamping for the spine.

I disbound and washed the textblock, and mended tears throughout. Its original spine was missing, so I made a new spine piece and reattached the covers.
I disbound and washed the textblock, and mended tears throughout. Its original spine was missing, so I made a new spine piece and reattached the covers.

I mended and reunited the cover with the spiral binding.
I mended and reunited the cover with the spiral binding.