Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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one-letter index

An INDEX consisting of 24, 26, or (rarely) 27 divisions for the letters of the alphabet. The 24division index generally omits the letter X and either omits I or combines it with J; the 26-division index includes all the letters, or adds Mac and omits X; while the 27-division index includes X along with Mac. See also: TWO-LETTER INDEX . (264 )

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