A5 Leather Journal: Red & Tan

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£149.00 GBP

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This exquisite A5 Leather Journal is hand bound in the finest quality goatskin with exposed spine stitching and a leather thong to close. This is a softcover book that's flexible but extremely practical and durable; it will last your lifetime.

It's bound with 256 pages of Mohawk Superfine smooth unlined paper with hand-torn deckle edge. The pages are collected into eight signatures, each stitched through the leather cover in a special binding style - the 15th century Longstitch with Linkstitch - which allows the pages to lie flat on a desk. A colophon on the final page gives details of the maker, materials and binding style.

This Journal is a joy to own and use thanks to its incredibly tactile leather; warm and smooth to the touch, the natural grain has been hand polished to a glossy finish. The inner surface provides a contrasting, slightly textured surface.

SIZE: A5 medium portrait 8.5 x 6 inches / 21 x 15 cm.

DELIVERY: in stock and ready to ship worldwide.

REVIEWS: written about a similar book bound in the same red leather: "These journals really are made with the finest materials, the quality of the leather is evident from touch alone. As we presented the journal to its recipient, the expression on her face was priceless." Charlotte, West Midlands

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Use this Size Guide to check the dimensions of the books you're considering purchasing (dimensions are external and refer to the closed book unless otherwise indicated). If you'd like some guidance with selecting the correct size, feel free to contact Susan the bookbinder: email info@boundbyhand.co.uk or call +44 (0)7748 759371

Leather Memory Books, Wedding Guest Books, Journals and Sketchbooks
A4 Large Portrait 12 inches or 305 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A4 Large Landscape 8.5 inches or 215 mm 12 inches or 305 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Landscape 6 inches or 155 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Portrait 8.5 inches or 215 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1.5 inches or 35 mm
A6 Small Landscape 4.5 inches or 114 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1 inch or 25 mm
A6 Small Portrait 6 inches or 155 mm 4.5 inches or 114 mm 1 inch or 25 mm


Miniature Journals
 One Size 3 inches or 76 mm 2.25 inches or 60 mm 20 mm or 0.75 inches


Marbled Notebooks
 A4 Large 297 mm or 11.5 inches approx. 205 mm or 8 inches approx. 64 pages
A5 Medium 210 mm or 8.25 inches approx. 145 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 56 pages
A6 Small  150 mm or 6 inches approx. 100 mm or 4 inches approx. 48 pages
A7 Pocket 106 mm or 4.25 inches approx. 72 mm or 2.75 inches approx. 40 pages