the leadership of Don Etherington, one of
the world's finest conservators and hand bookbinders, high quality
treatments are available for books, documents and art on paper for
large-scale projects or single items.
Conservation for Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Art on Paper
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Deacidification/Alkalization, Re-sizing, Mending/Lining, Reducing stains
or foxing, Washing, Removal of linen backing or acidic mounts, Cleaning
varnished wall maps, Inpainting, Encapsulation
or Parchment Artifacts
Relaxation, Mending, Rebinding, Repair or replication of both stiff- and
limp-style binding, Preparation for display using specifically designed mats
and framing, Specialized enclosures
Resewing, Guarding, Mending leaves with heat-set tissue or Japanese paper,
Stamped paper label, Laser-printed paper label, Leather label, Call number
Options for Rebinding
* Style A: Rebinding in starch-filled buckram or linen cloth with stamping
in black, white or gold foil directly on the spine.
* Style B: Rebinding in starch-filled buckram spine with coordinating
marbled-paper sides with stamping in black, white or gold foil directly on
Options for Restoring Original Bindings and Broken Hinges
Restore original case bindings, Restore original leather bindings, Repair
broken hinges with Japanese paper