Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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gold sprinkle

A 19th century technique of decorating the edges of a book in which pulverized gold leaf is sprinkled on the edges after they have been colored. See also: SPRINKLED EDGES . (97 , 152 , 241 )




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