A new leather corner to match the spine.
Ploughing the edge of a new book.
Paring leather so it wraps neatly around board edges.
Cleaning the spine of a Confederate Soldier’s Manual.
New paper, aged and spotted to blend.
Sewing new tapes onto a fairly solid textblock.
Cooks Voyages rebound in sprinkled calf
3 types of tear repair. At left, filling in with new paper. Across center with tissue, at right with tissue fill.
3 stages of joint tacketing. Leather lifted at left, packeting cord worked in and leather replaced at center, and joint covered at right.
3 stages of joint tacketing inside. New inner joint at left, new packeting cord visible at center, and first step at right.