- a bookrack.
- a bookstall.
Origin of bookstand
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Examples from the Web for bookstand
She comes down from the settee and takes the chair near the bookstand.The Philanderer
George Bernard Shaw
He felt his way to a bookstand that supported a pile of sketch-books, and wrenched out one of the mahogany pillars.The Works of Rudyard Kipling: One Volume Edition
The illustration shows a very handy music and bookstand, which also can be used at the bedside as a reading stand.Mission Furniture
H. H. Windsor
It is a book out of the library or off the bookstand, or bought of the boy hawking books through the cars.New Tabernacle Sermons
Thomas De Witt Talmage
Before going to bed, I had taken it from my suitcase to trim a candle-wick, and had left it upon the bookstand.The Thing from the Lake
Eleanor M. Ingram