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Re: ICG "D" grade buckram
- To: Multiple recipients of list BOOK_ARTS-L <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: ICG "D" grade buckram
- From: "Peter D. Verheyen" <pdverhey@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 5 Jun 1996 10:49:33 -0400
- Message-id: <199606051450.KAA04247@listserv.syr.edu>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Peter, you've been at this work too long - you LIKE the odor of fresh
>hide glue . . . .!
Yup, grew fond of it as an apprentice in Germany 10 years ago. Beats the
heck out of toluene, acetone, or even PVA which I've whiffed too much of.
>If I could ask a dumb question,: what does ICG stand for? Is it an
>American supplier? Sorry to not be aware of them. Thank you.
Not a dumb question at all. ICG stands for Industrial Coatings Group.
They're the last domestic supplier of book cloth I believe and used to be
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