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rare book

noun
1.
a book that is distinguished by its early printing date, its limited issue, the special character of the edition or binding, or its historical interest.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Contemporary definitions for rare-book
noun

any book that is hard to find due to its early printing date, limited issue, special character of an edition or binding, or its historical interest

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