Caring for Books and Documents

Caring for Books and Documents

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by A. D. Baynes-Cope
     
 

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Books are fragile objects. In the wring environment, excessive bent and cold, humidity, animals and insects—even people— can cause rapid damage to a book's fabric.
In this practical guide to maintaining a collection at its best, the author explains the reasons for decay in books and documents and gives straightforward advice on creating the right

Overview

Books are fragile objects. In the wring environment, excessive bent and cold, humidity, animals and insects—even people— can cause rapid damage to a book's fabric.
In this practical guide to maintaining a collection at its best, the author explains the reasons for decay in books and documents and gives straightforward advice on creating the right conditions for a library, large or small.
*Fully revised and expanded edition of this authoritative work
*Illustrated with photographs and line drawings.
*An invaluable addition to any library

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461663270
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
04/21/1998
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
48
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

A.D. Baynes-Cope is a well-known lecturer on book conservation topics and the author of nearly 50 publications.

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Caring for Books and Documents 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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Shadows Cyrus.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nods and reboards his chopper and takes off.
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