Restoration and Repair
acurio bookbinding arts also restores damaged books and Bibles. Archival restoration includes the following:
- full page rebinding
- repair of any damaged or torn pages
- all new support materials
- the original cover is restored or a new full skin leather cover is created, either flexible or hardcover
- choice of standard or hand-decorated end papers
- new ribbon marker(s) added
Here is an example of a fire damage family Bible.
After the restoration of the family Bible.
Example Restored Bible with Old Cover
“Mary Ellen did an amazing job restoring our 1885 family Bible that had been damaged in a fire.
Her knowledge, skills and genuine love of her craft is awesome and we are extremely pleased
with her work.” -J. S.