- excessive fondness for acquiring and possessing books.
Origin of bibliomania
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Examples from the Web for bibliomania
Duplicates, first buying of, 16—most virulent form of bibliomania, 173.The Book-Hunter
John Hill Burton
Yet there are other departments of the Bibliomania which may be successfully discussed.
History of the, as connected with the Bibliomania, 228-238Rembrandt.
This discovery may be considered, in some measure, as the result of the Bibliomania.
What relates to the Bibliomania I here select from similar specimens.
- extreme fondness for books
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Word Origin and History for bibliomania
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