Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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Turkey leather

A vague and obsolete expression used variously at times to indicate a leather-perhaps an early morocco-or for the color of leather, for instance, Turkey red, a brilliant madder red used in the dyeing of cotton. (69 )




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