Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

 Previous item  Up One Level Next item

untrimmed

A book that has not had its edges cut smooth in the guillotine, plow, or three-knife trimmer, and which may have unevenly projecting leaves, generally at the head and fore edge, or flat paper which has not been trimmed in the guillotine or other cutting machine. (17 )




[Search all CoOL documents]


URL: http://cool.conservation-us.org/don/dt/dt3658.html
Timestamp: Saturday, 19-Nov-2011 13:18:45 PST
Retrieved: Wednesday, 22-Nov-2017 14:50:23 GMT