Saturday, 20 October 2007

Bookbinding Glossaries

I hate it when I can't remember the name of that thing...is it the flyleaf? or was that the colophon? or doublure? Sometimes it's nice to be able to just look it up...

Etherington & Roberts Bookbinding Dictionary (this one is interactive)
palimpsest.stanford.edu/don/don.html

AboutBookbinding Glossary of Technical Terms and Implements
www.aboutbookbinding.com/Glossary.html

Wilsey Rare Books Glossary
www.wilsey.net/glossary.html

Markey Bindery Glossary
www.markeybindery.com/gloss.htm

Univerisity of Florida Libraries Glossary of Binding Terms
www.uflib.ufl.edu/preserve/binding/glossary.htm

Inland Graphics Bookbinding Terms
www.inlandbook.com/downloads/glossary_bookbinding_terms.pdf

Hollanders Glossary of Terms
www.hollanders.com/glossary.aspx

French-English Bookbinding Terminology Project (CBBAG)
www.cbbag.ca/ResourceListsWeb/TranslationOfTerms.html

2 comments:

Rhonda said...

Did I miss some other good ones?

Ali said...

great work Rhonda!
What a great resource, thanks for putting it together!
Ali