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    This page takes you through the differents steps of the conservation of a paper binding and a leather binding
Conservation of a paper binding

Initial state
Filling loss of spine stiffener
Inserting a new matching paste paper
Turning in
Sticking down the old paste paper
Conservation of a leather binding
Original condition
Cleaning off the old spine linings with methylcellulose
Building new corners with layers of paper
New leather pieces dyed and pared
New leather spine
Job completed