Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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a

"The front or recto side of a leaf of a book. It is called "a" when the leaves rather than the pages are numbered. The back or verso side is referred to as b." See also: FOLIATION (2) .




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