The care of fine books. (reprint, 1988).
The care of fine books. (reprint, 1988)
Skyhorse Pub. Co.
This is a reprint of a 1988 book published by Nick Lyons Press, presented here with a brief new introduction by writer/journalist Nicholas A. Basbanes. In this concise, readable handbook Greenfield, formerly conservator at Yale U. library, addresses how to care for any book of value. She includes a brief history of book construction methods, advice on storage and handling of books, discussion of securing collections, and an index of suppliers of conservation materials.
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|Date:||Aug 1, 2008|
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