library edition

  1. an edition of a book prepared for library use, especially with a library binding.

  2. a set of books with common subject matter or authorship and uniform physical characteristics.

Origin of library edition

First recorded in 1865–70

Words Nearby library edition Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use library edition in a sentence

  • The original illustrations were added to the later issues of the library edition, and the series completed in 30 vols.

    Life of Charles Dickens | Frank Marzials

British Dictionary definitions for library edition

library edition

  1. an edition of a book having a superior quality of paper, binding, etc

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