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Newbery

[noo-ber-ee, -buh-ree, nyoo-]
noun
  1. John,1713–67, English publisher.
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Historical Examples of newbery

  • Mr. Newbery was chairman of many of his meetings at which I attended.

    Reminiscences of Queensland

    William Henry Corfield

  • To Newbery he could not fly, and, in his despair, he sent for Johnson.

  • The price paid for it by Newbery was, apparently, twenty guineas.

    The World's Greatest Books, Vol IX.

    Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton

  • He also became a contributor to Newbery's "Literary Magazine."

    The World's Greatest Books, Vol IX.

    Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton

  • Newbery does not appear to have imagined that he had obtained a prize in the lottery of literature.

    Goldsmith

    William Black