Hand Papermaking Manual

By: Sarjeant, Peter T.

Price: $129.95

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Book Condition: Fair


79 pages. Bibliography. Chapters include: A Capsule History of Papermaking; Handmade Papermaking Methods; The Pressing and Drying of Handmade Paper; Sizing of Paper; Fiber for Handmade Pper; Handmade Paper Through the Ages; Mystical Watermarks and Ancient Symbols; Cooking and Bleaching Wood Fiber to Make Pulp; Modern Papermaking, or "The Mechanization of a Craft"; So you Want to Make Handmade Paper; Building the Deckle Box and Mold; Some Extra Things You Will Need; Recycle Pulping; Let's Make Paper; Couching and Stacking; Pressing and Drying; Watermarks and How to Make Them; Sizing and Coating Handmade Paper; Reprise, Odds and Ends. Two appendices includes: Watermarks from Olden Times; Common Sheet Sizes for Handmade Paper. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Usual library markings. Library binding. A worthy working copy.