So rigidly constrained, formal, or awkward as to lack all grace and spontaneity
This box is covered in moisture resistant black library buckram.
The book is bound in red buckram, with silver foil title in the manner of a journal book of the times.
The back of the clocks is fixed with brass screws and hand bound in dark green library buckram.
Buckram, royal octavo, 490 p., with 42 illustrations.