Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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1. A book that has had too much of its margins trimmed, especially at the head edge, although not so much that the leaves areBLED . 2 A book that has had its edges cut beyond the shortest, or PROOF (1) leaf. 3. A photograph of which part of the top, bottom or sides is omitted during reproduction, in order to focus attention on a central theme, to bring it into proper proportions for the space it must occupy, or to bleed it deliberately. (156 , 234 , 365 )

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