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A book brush, didn't know I missed it but now I do... and now I also must check out Ronald Blythe. Oh great dangers can be hidden in a blogpost showing beautiful bookspines.


As I said on IG - I won't get one, wasting time brushing books when I could be reading them!


Cute, but the dealer in me says you'd be better with a narrow, clean paintbrush - painting and decorating not art. That way you can brush the tops of the pages between the boards and not catch the dust wrapper edges. Always clamping the book firmly shut as you brush the dust away (else it works into the book). The one pictured might be good for a run of uniform height paperbacks though! I have a special head for my Dyson I keep for inexpensive paperbacks ("Dyson Soft Dusting Brush").

Dark Puss

I'm with Juxtabook, and I am willing to bet it is cheaper too!

Margaret Powling

I use an old badger-hair shaving brush which I was told was the best things, it's narrow enough and soft enough for the tops of books.

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