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Our Past Preserved: A History of American Library Preservation, 1876-1910
Traces the development of such techniques as care & handling of library materials; pest control; repair & binding; emergency planning; & temperature control, lighting, & other environmental safeguards. While the primary focus is books, the author also looks at pamphlets, periodicals, & maps, as well as the influence of rare book & manuscript ...more
Hardcover, 346 pages
Published August 1st 1990 by Thorndike Press
(first published June 1990)
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