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    The Innocent Voyage (also know as A High Wind in Jamaica) by Richard Hughes, bound by Richard Tuttle. Signed Limited Edition, 1944, 1416 of 1500. Signed and Numbered by the Illustrator, Lynd Ward. Rebound in lamb skin over sculpted boards with a hand carved wooden boat and mast affixed to the front cover. The original front endpaper and pastedown have been retained. 2013, 10” x 7”

    Books:

    Ribbon Covered Books - I like the coloring.. would like to do this with a quilt.

    Book cover

    art deco book covers

    book cover

    Hand carved, tooled and stitched leather book cover.

    Embossed leather book cover

    antique book cover

    Frankenstein - Book cover - blue and silver

    simple and subtle book covers, I like the use of a different shade of the colour of the book cloth, thinking about using a similar idea for my project book cover

    stitched and felted cover for handmade book by Ro Bruhn www.flickr.com/... robruhn.blogspot.... #sewing #mixed_media #handmade_books #textiles

    Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell, binding by Richard Tuttle. Book rebound in lamb skin over sculpted boards & features a programmable video unit that allows the user to insert (via computer) images that create a “one of a kind” 1984 experience. Accompanying the book is an accessory kit that is housed in a metal “film can” containing the instruction book & all attachments needed to program the unit. 2012, 10” x 8”.

    Leather Monk's Book Cover por JWLeathersmith en Etsy

    Altered BOOK, Secret POISON STORAGE. Original book cover from 1600. Intact book clasp. Pages bonded into a solid block & cut. 11 drawers & 1 open compartment. Silver & Stained wood details. Latin poison labels (Rhicinus, datura, belladonna, valerian, etc.). Glass bottle labeled "Statutum est hominibus semel mori" (A man is destined to die once) Hebrews 9:27. Engraving of a standing skeleton, dated "1682" ... Once owned by an educated 17th century bible-reading assassin? -pfb. Credit the source

    Art by Richard M. Powers, book cover

    The Iliad & The Odyssey by Homer, 2 Volumes, Illustrated by John Flaxman, Translation by Alexander Pope, bound by Richard Tuttle. Rebound in pearlized lamb skin over sculpted boards & feature hand carved wood ornaments on front cover. Each spine has 10 raised hubs & title appears w/in the raised hub treatment. The bindings were done in 2012. Each of the books measure approximately 10.5” x 7.5”

    Metal tape book cover - link contains step by step...

    painted fabric book cover

    I like the idea of a book cover recycled for a mini album cover.

    The Gem of the Season | inlaid mother-of-pearl book cover | 1850