Antiphonary Date: 15th–16th century Culture: Spanish Medium: Parchment, tempera, ink, metal leaf, leather binding Dimensions: Overall: 15 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/8in. (39.4 x 24.1 x 3.5cm) Accession Number: 89.27.2 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Victor Hugo. Les Miserables. Thomas Y. Crowell, 1887. Illustrated. Two octavo volumes. Early edition. Contemporary three-quarter leather over marbled boards.
old books, keys and a compass. what more could you possibly want?
Beautiful Barnes and noble leather bound classics books ( part of my prized collection ) all 15 of the children classic collection available at the moment .
Bookbinding from http://helen.schultz.home.comcast.net/%7Ehelen.schultz/Bookbinding.html She talks about recreating some medieval limp bindings.