grolier design

Grolier

[groh-lee-er; French graw-lyey]
adjective
pertaining to a decorative design (Grolier design) in bookbinding, consisting of bands interlaced in geometric forms.

Origin:
1820–30; named after J. Grolier de Servières

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Grolier (ˈɡrəʊlɪə, French ɡrɔlje)
 
adj
relating to or denoting a decorative style of bookbinding using interlaced leather straps, gilded ornamental scrolls, etc
 
[C19: named after Jean Grolier de Servières (1479--1565), French bibliophile]

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