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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
Spine
Definition english
The part of the book that faces you when it is properly shelved on a bookshelf.
Term french
Dos
Definition french
Partie visible du livre, lorsqu'il est rangé dans la bibliothèque. Il porte généralement le nom de l'auteur et le titre.
Term danish
Ryg
Term dutch
Rug
Term italian
Dorso
Term spanish
Lomo, lomera
Term swedish
Rygg
Term german
Rücken
Definition german
Der Teil des Buches, an dem der Buchblock bzw. die Bogen zusammengeheftet sind. Als Teil des Bucheinbands verbindet der Rücken die beiden Buchdeckel.
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