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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
Re-sized
Definition english
Usually means that all of the pages in the book have been "washed" and sizing material, such as gelatin or glue, has been re-applied. The washing may have been done to remove stains, writing, or acid from the pages. Sizing provides a protective finish and makes flimsy paper stiff.
Term french
Lavé
Term danish
Vasket
Term dutch
Gewassen
Term italian
Lavato
Term spanish
Lavado
Term swedish
Tvättad
Tax category