What does the word cloth mean?

Usage examples for cloth

  1. 8240. But you had an account at the time when you settled for that cloth? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  2. The cloth of the best. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  3. Small post 8vo, cloth, 5s. – The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School by Henry Sutherland Edwards