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Binding Types

Edition One offers three general book categories: Perfect Bound Softcovers, Perfect Bound Deluxe Softcovers and Casebound Hardcover Books. Each of these binding types can be made to order using our selection of fine materials and customized cover decoration options. Unlike the majority of our competitors we do not limit your books to preset formats. With Edition One, you can conceive your book in any size you wish, as small as 4″ x 4″, all the way up to 12″h x 14″w. We can produce books with up to 800 pages.


Perfect Bound Books

Printed Softcover

Our softcover books have a glued binding with a crisp square spine. This is the most common binding for softcover or ‘paperback’ books. Covers are printed in full color on the outside only, using 100# (270-300gsm) cover stock, and can be laminated or not. The minimum page count is 20 pages, while the maximum is 400 pages. Trim size can be from 4” x 4” up to 12”h x 12”w.

Deluxe Softcover

The construction of these books is identical to the softcover books described above, the difference is the cover material. These books feature a luxurious cover stock from the Neenah Paper company. This cover material is suitable for foil stamping,screen printing, and black ink only printing. You can see the entire range of colors on our materials page. Trim size can be from 4” x 4” up to 12”h x 12”w.


Casebound Hardcover Books

Our casebound hardcover books are the highest quality short-run books available. We make every cover to order – so they fit your book’s contents beautifully. Covers can be wrapped with your choice of linen, faux suede, or a printed image wrap. See our materials page for more information. Finishing options include foil stamping, screen printing, inset images and dust jackets. See our finishing options page for more information. Minimum trim size is 4” x 4” and the maximum size is 12”h x 14”w