Take care that no glair runs on to the fore-edge when applying it or when draining it off.
When the fore-edge of both boards has been turned in, the head and tail must also be turned in.
Painting on the fore-edge should only be attempted when the paper of the book is thin and of good quality.
The rounding of the fore-edge should be equal to one-third of a circle.
The two narrow margins should be marked with the folder and folded over to form two flaps on the fore-edge of the book.
The first course is laid upon the fore-edge of the suspensory ring.
The top and bottom edges must be turned in before the fore-edge.
They should not be piled on other books resting on their fore-edge.
The head or top of a book, in contradistinction to fore-edge or tail.
The fore-edge of the books, not the back, was turned forwards.