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Re: removing tape



>Someone, somewhere along the line, in our rare books collection decided
>to both adhere and scotch tape call #s onto the spines of some beautiful
>rare old leather books.  Has anyone had any luck getting cellophane tape
>away from old leather without causing harm?

Try lighter fluid. It will dissolve the adhesive. Work it slowly and
re-wet as needed. It should evaporate from the leather without
staining. Good luck.

Steve

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