Preparing, Cleaning and Restoring the Pages

KOHAR Artisan Bookbindery is specialized in the conservation, repair and restoration of books, maps, manuscripts and journals including dry and wet cleaning as well as mold treatment processes.

Many books suffer damage from use, misuse, or storage in an unsuitable environment.

The repair and restoration of the books include leather covers for corners, spine and hinges/joints that are weak, damaged or missing.

All the book and paper repairs are handmade either in its original condition or after the removal of the original sewing and binding. All materials are to archival quality and reversible, always repaired professionally with the best quality materials from Germany, Belgium and France to extend the life of books.