Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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book forming and pressing machine

A machine used in edition binding which applies heat and pressure by means of "creasers" to shape the spine of the text block. Such a machine is generally designed to be used in conjunction with a CASING-IN MACHINE . See also: BUILDING-IN MACHINE .

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