Peacock Bindery

Traditional bookbinding, Wellington, New Zealand

The Periodic Table

This book was “in sheets” which means printed but unbound. I sewed it on double raised cords as shown in the photo.   The finished book is a half bound leather binding with marble sides and matching marble end papers. The page edges have been sprinkled.



The Periodic Table: sections sewn on double raised cords.


The Periodic Table: title page.


The Periodic Table: front board after binding.


The Periodic Table: matching marble endpapers. This particular marble paper is from Chena River Marblers, USA.


The Periodic Table: sprinkled edges.



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