half leather


noun Bookbinding.

Definition for half leather (2 of 2)

half binding


noun Bookbinding.

a type of book binding consisting of a leather binding on the spine and, sometimes, the corners, with paper or cloth sides.

Origin of half binding

First recorded in 1815–25
Also called half leather.
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