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Browse our Instagram!A page from Warren's Paper Buyers Guide: Practical Demonstrations on Warren's Standard Printing Papers for All Patrons of Printing. Boston: S.D. Warren Company, 1919. From the George Trenholm collection.Burns Reading Room. Putting out fires every day. Not literally.Read our latest Burns Blog post! https://bit.ly/HistorianOfMemoryPaper marbling in a volume designed by Bruce Rogers - Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. Oxford: University Press, 1930.
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