Register Now

Already have an account?


Remember me

Lost Your Password?
Main Menu
Collector's Guide Table of Contents
Recent Visitors

57 minutes ago

1 hour 13 minutes ago

2 hours 12 minutes ago

10 hours 14 minutes ago

10 hours 50 minutes ago

13 hours 10 minutes ago

15 hours 31 minutes ago

Fool of a Took
21 hours 34 minutes ago
Report message: *
* = Required

The series of articles: how to protect condition of very rare books

Subject: The series of articles: how to protect condition of very rare books
by elfy on 2006/12/28 6:27:57


Some time ago I've collected Tolkien book from 1947. This books is in marvellous condition, so good as I was very suprised and ask "how is it possible?" After 59 years? The book is in 100% original so I was start to thinking how previous owner was able to protect this book over these all years.

I have no idea about methods to protect the books before dust, humidity, sun, dirties except using dustjacket. Of course, there is always possibility to hide books in some strong protection but in this case there is no fun ;) because the book should be on the bookshelf instead of hide in some dark(even safe) place :)

I would like to read some series of articles in this matter. How to really good protect rare books and keep on bookshelf for good look.

Maybe there are some articles in the Internet but I didn't find it.
© 2015 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us