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  • Jim Brockman
  • Special bindings of Gwasg Gregynog
    Gwasg Gregynog, 2004
    Bound 2009

    Bound in full black goatskin with white and black calf onlays; tooled in gold leaf. Japanese paper endpapers; edges gilt before sewing.
  • Utopia
    by Sir Thomas More
    Kelmscott Press, 1893
    Bound 2011

    Concave spine silver binding with double siver hinges, vellum spine and panels in boards. Tooled in three shades of gold leaf and palladium. Japanese paper endpapers and edges gilt on the deckle.

A former President of the Society of Bookbinders and former President and Fellow of Designer Bookbinders, Jim has for many years been an innovator of new structures and techniques. He runs a successful business with his son Stuart, doing both conservation and fine binding work.