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leather-bound

adjective

covered in leather, as a book

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  • And then I found a little library abaft the smoking-room full-up with leather-bound books that nobody wanted to read.

    Aliens William McFee
  • The warm, leather-bound bank-book now reposed in his pocket.

    The Jack-Knife Man Ellis Parker Butler
  • Miss Armstrong, seated now at a small desk, produced a leather-bound book and fountain-pen.

    The Fifth Wheel Olive Higgins Prouty
  • I could say, kind of careless; ‘If I was you, I'd take a leather-bound.’

    An Alabaster Box Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  • As he spoke his hand reached out mechanically and drew the leather-bound box toward him.

    The Exiles and Other Stories Richard Harding Davis
  • She took a leather-bound volume of Byron from the kitchen drawer.

    Our Elizabeth Florence A. Kilpatrick
  • Not much of a find after all—nothing but a leather-bound book resembling a diary in appearance.

    In Jeopardy Van Tassel Sutphen
  • All leather-bound books had tight backs until about a hundred years ago, when the hollow back came into general use.

    The Art of the Book Bernard H. Newdigate
  • As soon as Master Sean was presented he removed a small, leather-bound folder from his belt pouch and proffered it to the priest.

    The Eyes Have It Gordon Randall Garrett

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