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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:00:56 +0000
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The Fix (Preservation)
Adopt A Book
book conservation lab
conservation
Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History
preservation
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Last year a book came into the Book Conservation Lab as part of the Smithsonian Libraries Adopt-a-Book program. The book, Systema Entomological by Heinrich Buchecker, was in two distinct pieces &#8211; text and plates.  The color lithographic plates, depicting dragonflies, were printed on paper that is a higher quality than the text. Unfortunately, the text is <a href="http://blog.library.si.edu/2014/01/the-fix-post-binding/#more-'" class="more-link">more &#187;</a>
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