Good Reading : February 2005
goodreading 19 practical book This beautifully illustrated book inaboxhas pages that scroll (see below). More Making Books by Hand: Exploring miniature books, alternative structures, and found objects, written and illustrated by Peter and Donna Thomas. Published by Quarry Books. © Copyright 2004 Quarry Books, rrp $32.95 To celebrate the birth of their second daughter the authors produced a lift- the-flap book inabox (7.3 cm x 4.7 cm); by using little rods. You can lift the pages to peek at the new baby underneath. These tiny books make perfect jewellery for the book lover, either as brooches or necklaces. A visit to the pretty Czech vil- lage of Loket inspired a book made in accordion style. The pull-out pages are illustrated with drawings of the town; photos and memora - bilia are stored in little pockets on the pages.
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