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TABLES OF SIZES, WEIGHTS, AND PRICES

EXTREMES or WEIGHTS AND PRICES.[1] PRINTINGS, ETC.

Description of Paper. Equivalent Weights in Demy, 480 sheets. Prices per Ib. Remarks as to Number of Sheets, etc.
Lb.
Antique book paper 18-40 1d. to 6d. Wove or laid: 516
Art 24-50 2d. " 4d. One- or two-sided: 480 or 516
Bible papers (see Oxford India paper) ... ... ...
Chart 14-48 4d. to 8d. 480
Chromo 13-50 4d. " 6d. 480: Weights given are those of uncoated papers, also sold, without weight specified, as "thick "and "thin"
Collotype 35-60 4d. " 7d. ...
Cover 18-56 2d. " 6d. 516
Etching ... ... ...
Greaseproof (or imitation vegetable parchment) 11-20 1d. to 3d. Double crown: 480
Imitation art 22-40 2d. " 2d. 516
Litho. 20-60 2d. " 4d. 480 to 516
M.G. poster 16-20 2d. " 2d. ...
News printing 11-22 1d. " 1d. 500
Oxford India paper 9-11 7d. to 1s. 2d. 480, 504
" " " (imitation) 10-12 3d. to 6d. ...
Plan 20-24 3d. " 3d. 480, 516
Plate 20-100 4d. " 7d. 516
Printing—
Hand-made 20-40 9d. " 1s.6d. 480
Mould-made 30-40 6d. " 8d. 480
Machine-made 13-40 1d. " 6d. 480, 516
Super-calendered 15-40 1d. " 3d. 480, 516
Tissues 5-6 3id. " 10d. 500: Usually double crown
Vegetable parchment 11-27 4d. " 4d. 480: Usually double crown
  1. The prices given in this section are for small quantities from stock. Special sizes may be liable to an extra charge for cutting. Special makings and large quantities are usually subject to a reduction of d. per Ib.