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chapbook

[ chap-book ]
/ ˈtʃæpˌbʊk /
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noun
a small book or pamphlet of popular tales, ballads, etc., formerly hawked about by chapmen.
a small book or pamphlet, often of poetry.
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Origin of chapbook

1790–1800; chap (as in chapman) + book
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chapbook
/ (ˈtʃæpˌbʊk) /

noun
a book of popular ballads, stories, etc, formerly sold by chapmen or pedlars
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