Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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paste tins ( paste boards )

Zinc-covered boards used mainly in trade binding for pasting guards and cloth joints. The zinc is pasted and the guards and/or cloth joints are laid down, a sheet of waste paper is laid on top and rubbed down, resulting in the laid down material picking up the adhesive. (256 )

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