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Books about the Printing, Paper, and Bookbinding Arts


Out of print. This title will not be reprinted.

Papermaker s Tears: Essays on the Art and Craft of Paper


Volume 1


Tatiana Ginsberg, editor

The series, Papermaker's Tears:  Essays on the Art and Craft of Paper encompasses all of the papermaking and paper arts, including decorated papers – historical and current.


Authors and essay titles include the following:


•  Cathleen A. Baker  •  The Wove Paper in John Baskerville’s Virgil (1757):

Made on a Cloth-Covered Laid Mould


•  Nicole Donnelly  •  Douglass Morse Howell: Breaking the Mould. Part I


•  Susan Gosin  •  Founding of Dieu Donné


•  Kyoko Ibe  •  On Gampi


•  Aimee Lee  •  The Toolmakers – Those Who Build So We Can Make.

Part I: Timothy Moore and David Reina


•  Radha Pandey  •  Traditional Papermaking in India: Then and Now


•  Peter Thomas  •  An Account of My Trip to Find the Hand Papermills of

Eastern Europe

360 pages  •  378 illustrations  •  full color  •  hardcover   •   10 x 7   •   $85.00


ISBN: 9781940965147