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[BKARTS] Casing/binding query

My understanding has always been that in the traditional sense a "bound"
book had a tight joint and tight back, whereas a "cased" book had a
groove joint and a hollow back.
I believe this became confusing in the late 1800's as books were "cased"
in such a manner to appear as though they were "bound"
That's my understanding.
Brian Maloney
Massey College

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