Definition of dust wrapper in English:

dust wrapper

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  • another term for dust jacket.
    More example sentences
    • Original dust wrappers add several hundred percent (never, never throw away a dust wrapper).
    • Stamps are slammed on the title page, label pockets gummed to the rear pastedown, dust wrappers discarded, covers vulcanised in plastic - or, in those days, a toffee-brown buckram tough enough to withstand acid.
    • Some dealers also grade the books and the dust wrappers separately; this, too, is acceptable practice.

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