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A hardcover or hardback (also known as hardbound, and sometimes as case-bound) book is one bound with rigid protective covers (typically of Binder's board or heavy paperboard covered with buckram or other cloth, heavy paper, or occasionally leather). [1]

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Academic publishing

Academic publishing is the subfield of publishing which distributes academic research and scholarship.

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Acid-free paper

Acid-free paper is paper that if infused in water yields a neutral or basic pH (7 or slightly greater).

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A biography, or simply bio, is a detailed description of a person's life.

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A blurb is a short promotional piece accompanying a creative work.

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A book is a series of pages assembled for easy portability and reading, as well as the composition contained in it.

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Bookbinding is the process of physically assembling a book of codex format from an ordered stack of paper sheets that are folded together into sections or sometimes left as a stack of individual sheets.

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Buckram is a stiff cloth, made of cotton, and still occasionally linen or horse hair, which is used to cover and protect books.

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Dust jacket

The dust jacket (sometimes book jacket, dust wrapper or dust cover) of a book is the detachable outer cover, usually made of paper and printed with text and illustrations.

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Gore Vidal

Eugene Luther Gore Vidal (born Eugene Louis Vidal; October 3, 1925 – July 31, 2012) was an American writer and public intellectual known for his patrician manner, epigrammatic wit, and polished style of writing.

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International Standard Book Number

The International Standard Book Number (ISBN) is a unique numeric commercial book identifier.

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Merton College, Oxford

Merton College (in full: The House or College of Scholars of Merton in the University of Oxford) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.

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Paper is a thin material produced by pressing together moist fibres of cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets.

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A paperback is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.

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Paperboard is a thick paper-based material.

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A textile is a flexible material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres (yarn or thread).

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Typesetting is the composition of text by means of arranging physical typesDictionary.com Unabridged.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hardcover

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