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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
Rubbing
Definition english
Wear, often to the edges, caused to a book or dustjacket that is the result of friction, often from being removed and replaced upon a shelf with other books.
Term french
Frotté
Term german
Berieben
Definition german
Bücher stehen eng nebeneinander im Regal. Manchen Bucheinbänden sieht man an, dass sie häufiger aus dem Regal genommen und wieder hineingestellt wurden, sie dann "berieben".
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