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Saving Endsheets during spine covering repair

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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:00:16 +0000
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History and Culture
The Fix (Preservation)
World's Fair materials
book conservation lab
Endpapers
preservation
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<p>Endsheets at the front and back of most hardcover books serve as a protection and an attachment device. The outermost sheet, or pastedown, is typically glued to the interior of the cover board, while the pastedown&#8217;s other half, known as the flyleaf, serves as a shield between the board and the first and last leaves <a href="https://blog.library.si.edu/2017/07/saving-endsheets-spine-covering-repair/#more-'" class="more-link">more &#187;</a></p><p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://blog.library.si.edu/2017/07/saving-endsheets-spine-covering-repair/">Saving Endsheets during spine covering repair</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://blog.library.si.edu">Smithsonian Libraries Unbound</a>.</p>
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