booklore

or book lore

[ boo k-lawr ]
/ ˈbʊkˌlɔr /
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noun

facts and information about books, especially about authors and circumstances of publication.

Nearby words

  1. bookkeeper,
  2. bookkeeping,
  3. booklet,
  4. booklet pane,
  5. booklight,
  6. booklouse,
  7. booklover,
  8. bookmaker,
  9. bookmaking,
  10. bookman

Origin of booklore

before 1000; Middle English, Old English

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Examples from the Web for booklore

  • Canada can boast of many good and even distinguished authors, and the love of books and booklore is daily increasing.