A high quality A4 sized Printed Condolence Book for a maximum of 500 messages created from the content of an Online Condolence Book.
The choice of size of printed book should be determined by the amount of messages received.
The books are typically formatted with a maximum of three messages per page however larger messages may be presented over more than one page.
Excess blank pages at the end of the book are not supplied except to make up a book size to the minimum number of pages for successful binding which is twenty eight.
To create the book all the messages and pictures (not videos or audio media) from an Online Condolence Book are assembled into a traditional book form. The resultant file is printed on 160gsm weight Acquerello high quality paper with a 280gsm weight cover. The resultant softback book is bound using a strong PUR glue, The PUR binding process is tolerant to high or low temperatures and produces a binding that is very flexible and non-brittle, meaning the books can open flat without cracking the spine or pages falling out.
Optionally the book can also be supplied in hardback form in which case the pages are 130gsm weight.
An example of the format of the book can be viewed here…
The Printed Condolence Book is produced from the messages in an Online Condolence Book at time of order so please ensure that all messages have been received before ordering.
Printed book are shipped within 10-20 working days of an order being received.