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...A Book By Its Cover (film)

...A Book By Its Cover (film)

Title

...A Book By Its Cover (film)

Description

The film depicts the art of bookbinding in leather with gold inlay. Fred James demonstrates the steps taken in binding a book in leather. L.E. Hertzberg then shows the process of gold tooling. The presentation was a display put on in the Library in 1968 for Iowa State Univeristy's annual celebration VEISHEA.

Produced with the cooperation of L. E. Hertzberg, President Hertzberg New Method, Inc. ; Fred James, Secretary and Treasurer, Hertzberg Craftsmen ; through the facilities of the University library and the Film Production Unit, Iowa State University. The film was awarded the CINE Golden Eagle Award.

To request copies of this film, please visit: http://www.chiptaylor.com/ttlmnp1650-.cfm

Creator

Iowa State University

Source

DVD 004 714

Publisher

Iowa State University Library Special Collections; http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/index.html

Date

1968

Rights

U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact Iowa State University Library. To request copies of this film, please visit: http://www.chiptaylor.com/ttlmnp1650-.cfm

Type

MovingImage

Identifier

DVD 004 714
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