Any paper used for covering or coating the inside surface of a box, trunk, or book. The lining paper is typically sized with adhesive then pasted onto to the box or board.
Synonyms and Related Terms
facing paper; paper liner; end paper; endpaper; pastedown
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
- E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969
- Website address 1 Comment: The Terms of the Trade by Roger Gaskell at http://www.ilab.org/organisation/publications/rogergaskell.php (Accessed Jan. 26, 2006)