library edition

noun
  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
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British Dictionary definitions for library edition

library edition

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