- the process or art of binding books.
Origin of bookbinding
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Examples from the Web for bookbinding
He has learnt the trade of bookbinding, and can well support himself.
Now as to the practical application of his knowledge of bookbinding.The Book-Hunter at Home
P. B. M. Allan
Most of the leather prepared for bookbinding is too highly finished.Bookbinding, and the Care of Books
In the bookbinding department there were amateur and professional students.Home Life in Germany
Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
These houses are engaged in various kinds of bookbinding and printing.