facts and information about books, especially about authors and circumstances of publication.
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a person who enjoys reading books. Historical Examples Polly of the Hospital Staff Emma C. Dowd The American Spirit in Literature, Bliss Perry The Booklover and His Books Harry Lyman Koopman The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections A. Edward Newton The Booklover and His Books Harry Lyman Koopman Little Journeys to the Homes of […]
the respiratory organ of a spider, scorpion, or other arachnid, composed of thin, membranous structures arranged like the leaves of a book. book lung (bk) The breathing organ of scorpions, spiders, and some other arachnids. It consists of membranes arranged in several parallel folds like the pages of a book.
a person who makes a business of accepting the bets of others on the outcome of sports contests, especially of horse races. a person who makes books. Contemporary Examples New Kate Pregnancy Rumors Circulate! Tom Sykes July 14, 2014 Dennis Rodman’s Sponsor for North Korea Trips Decides Working With a Homicidal Tyrant Was a Bad […]
a studious or learned man; scholar. a person whose occupation is selling or publishing books. Historical Examples When Winter Comes to Main Street Grant Martin Overton The Creed of the Old South 1865-1915 Basil L. Gildersleeve Prose Fancies Richard Le Gallienne The Building of a Book Various William Sharp (Fiona Macleod) Elizabeth A. Sharp The […]