Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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cellulose varnish

A cellulose-base varnish (usually cellulose nitrate), available in an aerosol dispenser, and useful as a protective sealing film over the lettering on a book cover, if used in moderation. It is flammable. (92 )

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