Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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isometric colors

Colors that appear to be identical but actually have different chemical and/or physical properties. Burnt umber and a mixture of burnt sienna, black, and a small part of green, for example, create an exact imitation of the mass tone of burnt umber. (233 )

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