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Subject: Dust jackets

Dust jackets

From: George Randall Leake III <taliesin>
Date: Monday, September 25, 1995
Pete Jermann writes
>In an effort not to split hairs but to clarify it is important to
>note the distinction between the book jacket and the protective
>cover that most libraries use to protect it.

There's a pretty good description of the kind of polyester book/dust
jacket Mr. Jermann speaks about in a Northeast Document Conservation
Center Technical Leaflet, "Bounds Materials--Polyester Film Book
Jacket"; this seems to have been authored by Richard W. Horton,
February, 1991.

G. Leake

                  Conservation DistList Instance 9:29
                Distributed: Tuesday, September 26, 1995
                        Message Id: cdl-9-29-005
Received on Monday, 25 September, 1995

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