library edition

library edition

noun
1.
an edition of a book prepared for library use, especially with a library binding.
2.
a set of books with common subject matter or authorship and uniform physical characteristics.

Origin:
1865–70

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library edition
 
n
an edition of a book having a superior quality of paper, binding, etc

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Main Entry:  library edition1
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a book using higher-quality paper and binding, esp. for libraries holding the standard editions of written works
Main Entry:  library edition2
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a set of an author's books in a uniform size and format
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