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  1. the process of physically assembling a book from a number of folded or unfolded sheets of paper or other material

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  2. usually also involves attaching covers to the resulting text-block

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    created by user picturealex on November 14, 2008
  3. The craft of bookbinding originated in India, where religious sutra were copied onto palm leaves (cut into two, lengthwise) with a metal stylus

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  4. Modern bookbinding by hand can be seen as two closely allied fields: the creation of new bindings, and the repair of existing bindings

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  5. Conservation and restoration are practices intended to repair damage to an existing book

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