animal glue

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a protein gelatin obtained by boiling e

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The condition of the seventeenth-century binding was very poor: the sewing had broken down, the animal glue on the spine had become brittle, the textblock was loose and unstable and the spine leather friable with large pieces lost.
The researchers thought animal glue might have served as a binder, but all of the data pointed to egg instead.
The binding agent was usually "glue-water", which is a combination of dried animal glue mixed with water until it reaches a thick, syrupy stage.
If you're lucky, it will be an old animal glue that can be melted by waving a heat gun over the top.
com/research/265fab/china_animal_glue) has announced the addition of the "China animal glue manufacturing industry, 2012" report to their offering.