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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
Rebacked
Definition english
The spine or backstrip has been replaced with new material, in some cases the original worn backstrip is saved and glued over the new material.
Term french
Dos refait
Term danish
Ny ryg
Term dutch
Rug vernieuwd
Term italian
Dorso rifatto
Term spanish
Lomo nuevo
Term swedish
Renoverad rygg
Term german
Rebacked
Definition german
Auch im Deutschen durchaus gebräuchlich, wenn der Rücken eines Buches erneuert bzw. neu angesetzt (auf neueres Leder oder Leinen aufkaschiert) wurde.
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