Buckram Questions

Scot Kamins kamins at dogeared.com
Sun Dec 18 00:09:02 EST 2005


I think we need a special Dogeared page linked to the Buckram one:  
World's Brightest Buckram.


I'll get right on it.

On Dec 17, 2005, at 6:44 PM, J B Krygier wrote:

>
> On Dec 17, 2005, at 9:18 PM, JPetersonlhi at aol.com wrote:
>
>> In a message dated 12/17/2005 8:59:10 PM US Eastern Standard Time,  
>> cottonwoodbooks at yahoo.com writes:
>> Has it ever been decided whether buckram titles came in more than  
>> one color or not?  I read in the archives, according to Henry,  
>> that they came in red, brown, blue, green and gray, with gray  
>> being the rarest.  Not that I'm doubting Henry, but does this  
>> still hold up?
>
>> I don't have any one title in two different colors, but of the 15  
>> or so that I have, there are two different shades of brown (one  
>> reddish), one green, one grey, and the rest blue.
>>
>> John Peterson
>
>
> I must share an image of my alarming green buckram of The French  
> Revolution
> (I think I shared this a year or two ago):
>
> http://makingmaps.owu.edu/carlyle.jpg
>
> I am assuming this is not the green binding used on most buckrams.
>
> John K.
>

Scot Kamins
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