Definition of term:: Cloth

  • Cloth
    Book binding material woven from cotton, linen, wool or synthetic fibers.
Danish: Lærred, shirting
Dutch: Linnen
French: Etoffe
German: Leinen
Italian: Tela
Spanish: Tela
Swedish: Klotband
Source: What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources