Some before and after shots of a recently completed large family bible repair. Corner repairs and a goatskin leather re back with a partial re-sew.
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Another bible saved. This bible was in a really sorry state. It needed re-sewing and the boards straightening and a new spine. The brass was removed and cleaned before being replaces. A new catch was made and then Learn more
We received this bible for repair with no cover and a crumbly dry old detached spine. The front page needed to be saved but was missing some image. We managed to source a whole bible in slightly better Learn more
Just a quick photo of a few of our latest bible repairs awaiting collection
Re-encasing a signed, first edition of The Wilderness Hunter, by Theodore Roosevelt. Cant do to much to this, due to its value, just strengthening the binding and cleaning it up a little.
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This is a completed set of Samuel Pepy’s for a customer. New calf re-backs with gold tooling and raised bands to the spine.
Lots of book repairs done for Christmas. Thesis include children’s books, pilot log books, some large leather book repairs and some personal family memoirs bound. Just give us a call or see our Book Repair page for some Learn more
Lately we have been busy binding a great many antiquarian private collection books. Thomas Pennant amongst many others. Also lots of family bibles as usual.