In Latin IN ALBIS stands for 'IN WHITE'. Description or name explanation:
IN ALBIS Book in the form of flat sheets. IN ALBIS At the beginning of the 19th century books were sold in the form of flat, printed, unfolded sheets that were yet to be taken to the bookbinder for finishing & binding of choice (1726/p.94).
IN ALBIS Description of the name taken from the following source material: Encyclopedia of Graphic Arts / Encyclopaedic Dictionary of the Graphic Arts Indrustries (Graficka Enciklopedija, Franjo Mesaros, Tehnicka Knjiga, Zagreb 1970).