Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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duck

A plain, closely woven, durable fabric, now usually made from cotton. It is woven in various weights and used for covering large, heavy books, especially blankbooks, and other large stationery bindings. (264 )




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