Definitions for "hardbound"
same as hardback; -- used of books.
having a hard back or cover; "hardback books"
Books that are Library Oversewn and covered with the binding material of your choice, over .98 binding boards. Standard Buckram Hardbinding: see above - binding material is buckram with a free spine imprint and free single line front cover imprint - usually gold foil. Full Color Illustrated: see above - 4-color imprinted laminated paper - free cover layout. Deluxe/Executive Hardbinding: see above - binding material is usually Lexitone with free spine imprint including bars and free custom (no larger than 6x9") front imprint - variety of inks & foils available.