Definitions

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  • n. A short-length or compact book, typically under one hundred pages.

Etymologies

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book +‎ -ling

Examples

  • Bumpass, the younger member of this firm of tradeworthy tradesmen, I procured it at a cost of ninety cents, and here and now I devote you, little bookling, to your future usages.

    Fibble, D.D.

  • The book -- or bookling, for it consisted but of one small demy-octavo volume -- was not such as delighted his friends either at Littlebath or at Oxford, or even at those two Hampshire parsonages.

    The Bertrams

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