Filed under: Book Conservation, Feedback, University of Missouri | Tags: 1611, blogging, book conservation, bookbinding, feedback, jim downey, Legacy Bookbindery, University of Missouri, writing
I’ve been on vacation – a nice break, a chance to get away and enjoy the wilds of northern Michigan for a while, visit with some old friends. Here’s what I was busy working on just before I left:
Look what came back from the conservator last week! These three volumes were in a sad state before repair; now they can actually be opened safely and will be stable enough to use for years to come. Take a peek at how they looked before:
And how they turned out:
There are more images, good explanation of the work, and some nice comments on the post worth seeing. Take a look.
It’s usually valuable (though not always pleasant) to get the perspective of others on your work. In this case, I feel flattered.
Break’s over — back to work. 🙂
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