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#MarbledMonday: The endpapers from the 19th-century binding on our copy of the Nuremberg Chronicle, printed in 1493. This volume’s hinges were recently repaired by Jim Downey at Legacy Bookbindery thanks to donors to our Adopt a Book Program.⠀

#marbledpaper #marbling #decorativepaper #pattern #design #art #history #bookarts #bookhistory #books #libraries #librariesofinstagram #iglibraries #specialcollections #rarebooks #mizzou #universityofmissouri #columbiamo #ellislibrary #colorful #swirl #c19 #nineteenthcentury (at Ellis Library)

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