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OFF THE DECKLE EDGE, A PAPERMAKING JOURNEY THROUGH INDIA. Neeta Premchand.
(Papermaking).

OFF THE DECKLE EDGE, A PAPERMAKING JOURNEY THROUGH INDIA.

Bombay: The Ankur Project, 1995. square 8vo. paper-covered boards, dust jacket. 127+(1) pages with 7 bound-in full-page specimens and 107 color photographs. First edition. The industrialization of papermaking has obscured the traditional ways through which handmade paper is produced. However, Off the Deckle Edge reminds us of the longstanding history of papermaking along with the visual and sensual qualities handmade paper possesses. Premchand marries seven bound-in full-page paper specimens with 107 colorful and exotic photographs... READ MORE

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