Japanese Miniature Books
- I just purchased the most wonderful collection of ten miniature books, each
illustrating a style of Japanese binding.
They were made by Midori Kunikata Cockram, a Japanese binder living in London.
She is married to Mark Cockram, also a wonderful binder.
Both Midori and Mark have designer bound miniature boks for me.
Each of the ten books contains Japanese text, hand witten by
The books are housed in an ingenious folding box.
Julian Edison is curating an exhibition of miniature books to be held at the
Grolier Club in 2007 ? I will try to get these Japanese books into that
I will be exhibiting my collection of designer bound miniature books at the
Grolier Club in 2006. There will be an exhibition of works by the Guild of
Workers there at the same time. Together these exhibitions will be of great
interest to book builders.
Neale M. Albert
This message is intended only for the use of the Addressee and may
contain information that is PRIVILEGED and CONFIDENTIAL.
If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any
dissemination of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you have
received this communication in error, please erase all copies of the
message and its attachments and notify us immediately.
could you take a photo of these books and put it on the files on
the yahoo site of our group? I am sure many of us would like to
I have an exhibition of japanese miniature books running at the
miniature books store "minilibris" here in Berlin. Sadly, they
are not my own books. I will put up some photos on our website