Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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seasoned splits

Split sheepskins, of a natural or dyed color, that have been treated with milk and white of egg, which impart a soft, semi-bright finish without the hardness produced on the brighter, machine-glazed skins.

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