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What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources
Term english
Marbled paper
Definition english
Paper decorated with a multi-colored, swirled design or pattern; often used for end papers or for paper covered boards, especially with 3/4 or 1/2 leather bindings.
Term french
Papier marbré
Definition french
Papier décoré de marbrures. Ces motifs sont obtenus par la flottation de couleurs à la surface de l'eau et par l'application de ces couleurs sur une feuille de papier.
Term danish
Marmoreret
Term dutch
Gemarmerd
Term italian
Marmorizzata
Term spanish
Jaspeado
Term swedish
Marmorera
Definition swedish
Färga strimmig eller ådrig som marmor. Det som färgas ådrigt som marmor i boksammanhang kan vara snittarna, pärmöverdragspapperet och för- och eftersättsbladen.
Term german
Marmorieren
Definition german
Das Marmorieren ist eine besondere Form der Buntpapierherstellung.
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