Interior pages are printed digitally in black and white or color. Our standard text paper is 60# white Lynx Opaque Offset, ordered in large quantities, resulting in savings. Other colors, weights or recycled paper can be special-ordered upon request. Coated paper is also available for hardcover books.
We offer three styles of covers for hardcover books:
• Printed and laminated — This cover, printed on 100# Titan Book paper stock, is laminated, then wrapped and glued around the cover boards that comprise the cover.
• Cloth hardcover with foil stamping — we offer 10 colors of ArrestoxB cloth, shown below. For Imitation leather covered books we offer 5 colors, shown below. Hardcover stamping is done in gold, silver, or white foil, but many custom colors and are also available, including black, blue, red and copper.
• Cloth hardcover with a full-color printed dustjacket — This is simply the same as the cloth-covered book with the addition of a dustjacket. Dustjackets are printed on 100# Titan Book paper stock and usually laminated.
Pages are Adhesive (PUR) bound, reinforced and attached to the hardcover. Hardcover extras include: printed endsheets, ribbon markers or slipcases. The maximum page count we can hardcover bind is 900 and the minimum page count we can hardcover bind is 24.
A copper die will be made for stamping the title and spine. There are limitations within the hardcover stamping process. If your stamping requirements include artwork logos or larger than 20 square inches, please contact us to discuss any possible stamping issues that may occur. Standard cloth hardcover books may be stamped with gold, silver or white foil, but many custom colors and are also available, including black, blue, red and copper.
We offer 11 standard colors (see below). Colors below are approximate, and cannot be accurately portrayed onscreen. The vellum fabrics are solid, while the linens have a subtle linen texture. For print quantities over 500 books, special order colors are available.
We offer 5 standard colors to choose from (see below). Imitation leather costs 90¢ more per book than the Arrestox B Fabric shown above. Colors below are approximate, and cannot be accurately portrayed onscreen. Imitation leather has a marbled texture, and the Spanish Leathers have a black marbled texture. More special order colors are available.