Boxes for the Protection of Books: Their design and construction.
Compiled by Lage Carlson et al
Publisher: Library of Congress, USA 1994
"A revised & updated version of the previous 1981 volume, Boxes for the Protection of Rare Books. Designed to meet the needs of book conservators, museum technicians, & curators in libraries & archives who require a practical method for the construction of protective boxes, which provide a safe method for storing, handling, & transporting library materials. Protective boxing affords a non-invasive, cost effective, & archivally sound way of dealing with large numbers of items or entire collections. Covers: simple housings; phased boxes; portfolios; double-tray clam shell box; book box with portfolio smaller/larger than the book."
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