Watch | Birth of a Book – Traditional Printing Methods in Action

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Watch | Birth of a Book   Traditional Printing Methods in Action

Thanks to the popularity of behind the scenes videos of late, we’ve gotten to see the making of a lot of objects we generally just pick up and use without a thought for production. The Telegraph offer us an insight into the making of a book – the old fashioned way. Shot by Glen Milner at Smith-Settle Printers in Leeds, England, this copy of Suzanne St Albans’ ‘Mango and Mimosa’ is carefully put together by the skilled and steady hands of well trained makers. A beautiful film, a near hypnotic look at the beginnings of a book.

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