any journal, ledger, and supporting vouchers included in a system of accounts.
books of account, the original records and books used in recording business transactions.
another name for journal (sense 4a)
a bag or satchel used especially by a student for carrying books. Historical Examples Pretty Tales for the Nursery Isabel Thompson Pretty Tales for the Nursery Isabel Thompson Pretty Tales for the Nursery Isabel Thompson The Expositor’s Bible: The Pastoral Epistles Alfred Plummer Pretty Tales for the Nursery Isabel Thompson Our Bird Comrades Leander S. […]
a person or company whose business or work is the binding of books. Contemporary Examples Charles Baxter: How I Write Noah Charney August 6, 2013 Sight Unseen: Cézanne’s Mysterious Wife Lizzie Crocker November 18, 2014 Historical Examples The Forest Farm Peter Rosegger Lippincott’s Magazine, Vol. 26, August, 1880 Various The Immortal Alphonse Daudet Women in […]
bindery. Historical Examples The Man in Lower Ten Mary Roberts Rinehart Practical Bookbinding Paul Adam Travels Through North America, v. 1-2 Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach The U-boat hunters James B. Connolly noun (pl) -eries a place in which books are bound Often shortened to bindery
the process or art of binding books. Historical Examples English Heraldic Book-stamps Cyril Davenport Bookbinding, and the Care of Books Douglas Cockerell Bookbinding, and the Care of Books Douglas Cockerell Anecdotes & Incidents of the Deaf and Dumb W. R. Roe English Embroidered Bookbindings Cyril James Humphries Davenport Notes on Bookbinding for Libraries John Cotton […]