CERTAMEN ORATORIVM DE MILITARI GLORIA […], 1645

Conservation of

Vernulz, Nicolas de, 1583-1649. CERTAMEN ORATORIVM DE MILITARI GLORIA Inter septem Milites HISPANVM, GERMANVM, FRANCVM, ITALVM, POLONVM, BELGAM, HVNGARVM / Stylo NICOLAI VERNVLAEI Publici Eloquentiæ Professoris Louanij. COLONIÆ [Köln] : Apud IODOCVM KALCOVIVM, 1645.

 

Vilnius University Library, Rare Books Department, document No. III 20136.

 

Conservation by Ieva Rusteikaitė.

 

Note. Due to the fact that pictures were taken in different periods, there might be slight color differences in the photographs.

 

Condition

  • Dust
  • Folded and deformed pages
  • Completely lost cover
  • Big deformation of the text-block
  • Loose quires
  • Paper loss and tears
  • Change of color of paper

Treatment applied

  • Dry cleaning
  • Consolidation of the spine
  • Repair of paper loss
  • Consolidation of tears
  • Reshaping of the spine
  • Resewing of loose quires on the new secondary sewing supports
  • New protective conservation binding