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Roberts and Etherington 1982

Roberts, Matt T., and Don Etherington, Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology. United States, Government Printing Office, 1982.

Citations in this glossary are taken from an online version prepared in 1994 by Walter Henry, available at