measures 4" X 3" and is made from cedar and copper. The cedar was carved
so that the copper could be inlaid on the front and on the back. The
copper is riveted to the wood with copper wire. The stitch the book is
sewn with is the Greek stitch (Keith Smith). The book is "Peter Pan"
made from our Books in Sheets.
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Wood and Copper
By Christine Cox
Waxed Linen Thread, Paper,
This is the novel "Peter
Pan" (one of our
Books in Sheets) bound with a Greek stitch (Keith Smith). The
inlaid copper is not only decorative, it functions as part of a clasp.
The copper was etched in our