Definition of tree calf in English:

tree calf

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noun

[mass noun]
  • Calfskin stained with a tree-like design and used in bookbinding.
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    • The first in line, Life of Captain Cook was bound in full tree calf to match the rest of the set.
    • A nice copy in full tree calf with elaborately gilt backstrip.
    • Bound in tree calf with raised bands, leather spine label and gold decorations.

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