Papermaking

The History and Technique of an Ancient Craft

Author: Dard Hunter

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486236196

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 611

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The classic work on papermaking, this book traces the craft's history from its invention in China to its introductions in Europe and America. The foremost authority on the subject covers tools and materials; hand moulds; pressing, drying, and sizing; hand- and machine-made paper; watermarking; and more. Over 320 illustrations.Reprint of the second, revised, and enlarged 1947 edition.
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The Complete Calligrapher

Author: Frederick Wong

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486407111

Category: Art

Page: 184

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Noted expert presents calligraphy as a rich, complex discipline combining lettering and design. Analysis of wide variety of lettering styles, setting up a studio, more. 160 black-and-white illustrations. 8 color plates.
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Book Design

A Practical Introduction

Author: Douglas Martin

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company

ISBN: 9780442305130

Category: Art

Page: 206

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