A Degree of Mastery: A Journey Through Book Arts Apprenticeship

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New Rivers Press, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 210 pages
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Learning the craft and secrets of a master book-binder

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User Review  - alandebarra - LibraryThing

Admittedly, I'm familiar with the world of bookbinding and the associated terminology. As a result, I may be biased. I loved the book, the writing has a lyrical, almost Japanese quality at times. Most of all, it's a story of friendships - wonderful. Read full review

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User Review  - wordsandmusic - LibraryThing

For those of us who are not familiar with bookbinding terms, this book cries out for a glossary and a simple diagram showing the bookbinder's names for the parts of a book. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Wilcox earned her Ph.D. in English at the University of Iowa in 1994

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