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Chiefly British. a newspaper printed on large paper, usually a respectable newspaper rather than a tabloid.
broadside (def 4).
Contemporary Examples

The Rupert I Know Conrad Black December 16, 2008
Diaspora’s Splendor Jonathan Guyer August 29, 2012
The Right-Wing Op-Ed Insurgency Samuel P. Jacobs July 31, 2009

Historical Examples

The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton Mrs. Russell Barrington
War and Peace Leo Tolstoy
Romance Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
Beatrice Boville and Other Stories Ouida
Chats on Old Earthenware Arthur Hayden
Caricature and Other Comic Art James Parton.
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads (Volume I of 5) Various

a newspaper having a large format, approximately 15 by 24 inches (38 by 61 centimetres) Compare tabloid
another word for broadside (sense 4)


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