Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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cut flush, turned in

A book having the covering material on the spine cut flush at the head and tail edges but the cloth or paper covering on the sides turned over the edges of the boards. This technique necessitates the book being trimmed before covering. (343 )

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