Bound by Angela James
Front flyleaf: 2 leaves of printed tracing paper, the lower one with
photographic print of a leaf. Back flyleaf: printed tracing paper
over printed paper. Leather joints. Sewn on unbleached linen tapes.
Double silk headbands - rainbow colours at head; brown, grey and
black at tail.
board construction. Spine covered with white sheepskin with sky painting
and green dyed goatskin with onlaid etched pattern. False raised
band covered with resist patterned calf.
Upper board covered with airbrushed calf. Square
cut out and edged with airbrushed calf and painted calf. Inlay in
lower board of airbrushed calf with backpared onlay. Raised frame round
the square, covered with grey goatskin. ROOM blocked in black. Back board
covered with calf printed using photographs taken by the binder (and one
of the objects drawn by binder). Onlay of grass and flowers printed from
a dry point etching by the binder and coloured with acrylic inks. Doublures
of pale blue goatskin. Front doublure with back-pared onlaid square. Back
doublure with onlaid, back-pared photo-printed leaf.