The mayor’s agenda
we are working on the mayor’s agendas.
Each year the agenda points were bound into
thick books with leather or
linen spine covers. From the outside they all
look identical but on the inside the
creativity of the numerous nineteenth
century bookbinders is clearly visible.
Although these ‘simple’ bindings are not
seen as historically important in
themselves, much is revealed on the methods
early nineteenth century
bookbinders working in and around Wijk bij