Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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extra binder

A somewhat archaic term for a craftsman who uses the best materials available and employs only techniques of forwarding known to be sound. An extra binder often decorates his bindings with a design created specifically for the particular book. (156 )

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