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Codex 2013 registration open

The Codex Foundation, which exists to preserve and promote the hand-made book as a work of art, has announced the dates and location for it’s biennial Codex World Fair and Symposium: Codex 2013 will be held from February 10–13th…

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Deep Wood Press launches a new blog

Chad Pastotnik of Deep Wood Press has recently started a blog where he talks about projects he’s working on and the day-to-day activities of running his press. DWP continues the ages-old tradition of letterpress printing and hand-crafting quality books…

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A few letterpress and binding videos

For anyone new to letterpress printing, these are a few videos that showcase the craft quite well. Upside Down, Left To Right: A Letterpress Film is a short documentary by Danny Cooke on the fine art of letterpess printing.…

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The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm, The Folio Society

  The Brothers Grimm were popular German academics, cultural researchers and authors who published several collections of European folktales. The first edition of the first two volumes were published in 1812 and 1814 respectively, with several editions being published…

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New Folio Society Limited Edition – Japan

The Folio Society recently announced a new Limited Edition, titled ‘Japan’ that’s due to arrive in May. From the website: Japan is one of the most opulent photographic books ever produced. Over 250 hand-coloured photographs show buildings and landscapes…