a left-hand page of an open book or manuscript (opposed to recto).
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How to use verso in a sentence
First edition, with engraving by G. Van der Gucht on the verso of the half-title.
The title and letter-press of the two issues are identical, and the three errata on A2 verso are uncorrected.
Collation: Title designed and engraved by Isaac Taylor, one leaf (verso blank).
Collation: Title printed from a copper-plate, with vignette of the Ass, No. 1, one leaf (verso blank).
Collation: Title with square printer's ornament, A1 (verso blank).
British Dictionary definitions for verso
the back of a sheet of printed paper
Also called: reverso the left-hand pages of a book, bearing the even numbers: Compare recto
the side of a coin opposite to the obverse; reverse
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