Refers to a book with the spine bound in cloth but paper-covered boards.
Paper covered boards with a cloth spine.
Seldom used anymore, but refers to when the spine only is bound in cloth. The remainder of the binding is paper covered boards. See half leather (following).
When a hardbound book is paper-covered with the spine being covered in cloth. [Back to the Top
Papercover boards with the spine bound in cloth.
Cloth spine and paper covered sides.
Paper-covered boards with the spine bound in cloth.