Top-edge gilt

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Top-edge gilt on a book's head edge.

English

noun

Top-edge gilt (uncountable)

  1. decorative gilding on the head (top) edge of a book
    Synonym: head edge gilt

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  • French: dorure en tête (fr)[1]
  • German: Kopfgoldschnitt (de)[1]
  • Italian: taglio superiore dorato (it)[1], taglio di testa dorato (it)[1]
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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Macchi, Federico, Livio Macchi, Milena Alessi, Michel Wittock, and Piccarda Quilici. Dizionario Illustrato Della Legatura. Milano: S. Bonnard, 2002. Print.