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a removable paper cover, usually illustrated, for protecting the binding of a book and usually giving information about the book and the author.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Each of the supplicants needed something from him:a charitable donation, a
, a signature on an unsigned work.
He also designed his first
, for the selected works of his father.
Yes, she is both the author and illustrator of the book and it says so on the
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