Joint

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English

noun

Definition

  • "The exterior juncture of the spine and covers of a (usually) case-bound book. Although the term "joint" is often used to indicate the internal juncture of the board paper and fly leaf of a book, the more appropriate term here is hinge."[1]
  • "The juncture of the spine and boards on the outside."[2]

Synonyms

Related terms

French joint, hinge, groove

Translations for "joint"

  • Latin: (translation needed)

References

  1. Roberts, Matt T. and Don Etherington. "Joint". Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books, A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology. Conservation Online, 1994. Web. 2 September 2014.
  2. Greenfield, Jane. ABC of bookbinding : a unique glossary with over 700 illustrations for collectors & librarians. New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ; New York, NY : Lyons Press, 1998.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Glossary on paper restoration. Goethe-Institut Hongkong, 2013. Web.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Nielsen, Torben. Vocabularium bibliothecarii nordicum. København, Bibliotekscentralen, 1968.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gnirrep, W.K., J.P. Gumbert and J.A. Szirmai.Kneep en binding. Koninklijke Bibliotheek, 1992.
  6. Smith, Shelagh and Hélène Francoeur. Translation of Book Arts Terms, from English to French. Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild, n.d. Web. 2 September 2014.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 Muzerelle, Denis. Vocabulaire codicologique: répertoire méthodique des termes français relatifs aux manuscrits, avec leurs équivalents en anglais, italien, espagnol. n.p, n.d. Web. 2 September 2014