Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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Bretons, Pere et Fils, Le

Two renowned producers of marbled papers of 17th century France. They produced finely veined papers, some of which, with fine veins of gold and silver, were very exquisite. The Bretons also made excellent papers stenciled with flowers on paper with a highly calendered surface. (217 )




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