Front Quad of Lincoln College, the walls covered in bright green ivy

Biblia cum Postillis Nicolai de Lyra v.1 and v.2 (Cologne, 1485)

Biblia cum Postillis N icolai de L yra v.1 (Cologne, 1485)

Treatment:

  • Tail endcap secured with Japanese acrylic-toned paper.
  • Flattening of creased corners under humidification.
  • Head edge cleaned with latex sponge throughout.
  • Additional layer of board added in bookshoe to prevent abrasion of tailcap.

Biblia cum Postillis N icolai de L yra v.2 (Cologne, 1485)

Treatment:

  • Head edge cleaned with latex sponge throughout.

 

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