Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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arming press

A small hand BLOCKING PRESS , at one time used for impressing ARMORIAL BEARINGS on the covers of books, but now used for blocking short runs of edition bindings, as well as in miscellaneous binding work. (203 , 278 )

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