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How to rebind damaged books. From the problem to the solution.

Dust Jacket
Detached cover
Title on the spine
Broken spine
High spine
Buckling book
Broken section book
Broken single leaf book
Broken books with notching
Singer sewing
Tear leaf
Detached leaf
Adhesive tape



Detached leaf 

The problem

What to do

What not to do


Don’t use commercial adhesive tape, even for a short time: it can irreversibly stain the paper and it doesn’t last more than three years

commercial adhesive tape

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