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solander

(səˈlændə)
n
(Botany) a box for botanical specimens, maps, colour plates, etc, made in the form of a book, the front cover being the lid
[C18: named after D. D. Solander (1736–82), Swedish botanist]
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They are not, for the most part, interesting 'scraps' destined purely for the print-room solander box, to be consulted only by the dedicated connoisseur (much as one values such hard-won expertise).
Allana informs that the foundation has taken utmost care to preserve them well in acid- free conditions, with images in secol sleeves and the album within a solander box.
Housed in a quarter red morocco solander box by The Chelsea Bindery, titles to spine gilt.