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5 edition of Off the deckle edge found in the catalog.

Off the deckle edge

a paper-making journey through India

by Neeta Premchand

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Published by Ankur Project in [Bombay] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Papermaking -- India.,
    • Paper, Handmade -- India.

    • About the Edition

      On hand paper making in India.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 122).

      StatementNeeta Premchand.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS1095.I5 P74 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL505661M
      ISBN 100952583119
      LC Control Number98903062

      This week I learned that The Deckle Edge will be included on the Feedspot Top Book Blog list for How cool is that?!? The list can be found here. It full of great book blogs and I'm honored to be listed among them. As always, thanks for reading! Like what you read Continue reading Feedspot – Top Book Review Blogs. Today we posted this Instagram photo and had no idea that we were launching a hot debate over deckle edges. (You know, those edges of the paper on some books that aren’t cut but look rough and kinda old-timey?) It’s time for you to weigh in and share your opinion.

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      Babbage also recalls buying hard-cover books in cheap book-club editions in which the deckle edge was a must, to try to offset the impression made by poor paper quality, binding and printing. What is a Deckle Edge? "Rough cut" is also known as "deckled edged" - the pages of the book are not smooth, but have a more "antiquarian" look and feel. They appear uncut or .


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Off the Deckle Edge: A Papermaking Journey Through India Hardcover – June 1, by Neeta Premchand (Author)Author: Neeta Premchand. Deckle Edges or Uncut Edges on a Book. Often called uncut or untrimmed edges, deckle edges are a topic of some confusion and debate in the book world. Once largely unavoidable and probably annoying, the pages are now a conscious design choice, and while some are for it, and some are against it, a lot of people are just confused by it.

In Japan and China, these edges were trimmed off. When it was brought over to Europe, deckle edges were also unlikely to survive the binding process. If they weren’t cut off by the paper maker, they were usually trimmed by the binder.

Some binders were so zealous about this that book were left with almost no margins at all. Uncut pages are those which have not been given smooth edges or trimmed as part of book manufacturing process. (See deckle edges, trimmed pages, and cut pages below.) Deckle edges.

A deckle edge is a rough, untrimmed edge./p> When paper is made by hand, the mold includes a removable frame, the deckle, that looks much like a picture frame. The mold is dipped vertically into. After some research, I learned that this is called "Deckle Edge". I also learned that some publishers do this purposely.

In my experience, I've never actually seen a brand new book that had deckle edges, but I've seen quite a lot of used books that have them.

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Deckle Edge Lit Fest Saturday, Ma (Plus additional ticketed events) Richland Library Assembly Street. Also referred to as feathered edges, deckled edges are rough and irregularly cut edges of a book’s interior paper.

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The Southern Truth award, whose first recipient in was Nikky Finny, is awarded to a Southern author whose body of work exemplifies the complexity of the South’s history, celebrates the. However, Off the Deckle Edge reminds us of the longstanding history of papermaking along with the visual and sensual qualities handmade paper possesses.

Premchand marries seven bound-in full-page paper specimens with colorful and exotic photographs in a modernly produced book with beautiful accounts of the people and culture of : Neeta Premchand.

The book deals with themes that are relevant in today’s world as it deals with global issues such as the loss and preservation of water, and the preservation of culture. Water ethics provides a moral basis for how water should be managed, taking into account that it is a necessity for life and not something to make money off of.

From H H Evans, A Guide to Rare Books: +“deckle edge: the rough edge of a hand-made sheet of paper. The appearance has been imitated in machine-made paper, but only oh two sides of the sheet, wheeras in hand-made paper there is a deckle on all four edges of the sheet.”+ From Carter’s ABC: (I am not quoting the full listing as is is a bit.

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The Deckle Edge. A blog about books, libraries, book stores, and the ideas they contain. Menu About & Contact; Books that recognize the potential within each of us, if only we would get out of our own way, get off. THE DECKLE EDGE: CREATING BY HAND: TOOLS FOR QUICK EDGES: ORDERING YOUR PRINTS: Unavoidable prior to the 19th century, deckle edges later became a symbol of an "authentic" book/paper.

By scoring the paper along a straightedge, creasing, and gently tearing it, a deckle edge can be easily achieved. The term uncut refers to pages of a completed book that have not been shaved down to a uniform surface.

They are also known as deckle edges. The deckle is the frame which holds the paper solution, that which slops over the edge is then called a deckle edge. Edited to add that some books with true deckle edges are trimmed top and bottom, but leave the deckle edges for the fore-edge of the text block.

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Although early printers looked upon the deckle edge as a defect, and almost invariably trimmed most of it off before binding, in the latter part of the 19th century, it became the fashion to admire the deckle edge for its own sake, and to leave books printed on handmade paper untrimmed.

Deckle Edge Paper Is Perfect for Paper Making. A deckle is a removable wooden frame or fence utilized in hand paper making. In a related sense, also known as deckle edge paper—a kind paper with rough cut edges used in the book trade.

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