Limp vellum binding

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English

Noun

Limp vellum binding (plural Limp vellum bindings)

  1. "A book which does not have stiff boards but instead has flexible...vellum...sides, which may or may not be lined. Limp vellum bindings for blankbooks were being produced at least as early as the 14th century and probably earlier.""[1]
    Synonym: limp binding

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References

  1. Roberts, Don., et al. Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books : a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology. Library of Congress : For Sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1982.
  2. Macchi, Federico, Livio Macchi, Milena Alessi, Michel Wittock, and Piccarda Quilici. Dizionario Illustrato Della Legatura. Milano: S. Bonnard, 2002. Print.