- a person who enjoys reading books.
Origin of booklover
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Examples from the Web for booklover
But most books that appeal to the booklover are not excessive in price.The Booklover and His Books
Harry Lyman Koopman
There one has a pleasant picture of a booklover, traveler, and friend.The American Spirit in Literature,
Miss Price fingered it with the caressing tough of a booklover.Polly of the Hospital Staff
Emma C. Dowd
Rosy has declined to sell it, though tempting offers have been made, for he is a booklover as well as a bookseller.The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections
A. Edward Newton
He was a booklover, a numismatist, and a man of many gentle virtues.