BIBLIOMANIACAL

bibliomania

[bib-lee-oh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh]
noun
excessive fondness for acquiring and possessing books.

Origin:
1725–35; biblio- + -mania; replacing earlier bibliomanie < French

bibliomaniac [bib-lee-oh-mey-nee-ak] , noun
bibliomaniacal [bib-lee-oh-muh-nahy-uh-kuhl] , adjective
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bibliomania (ˌbɪblɪəʊˈmeɪnɪə)
 
n
extreme fondness for books
 
biblio'maniac
 
n, —adj

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bibliomania
1734, after Fr. bibliomanie, from biblio- + mania
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