Waste book

WASTE BOOK, com. law. A book used among merchants. All the dealings of the merchant are recorded in this book in chronological order as they occur.

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Editorial note: From "rejectamentalist manifesto: China Mieville's Waste Books," http://chinamieville.
Archival evidence in waste books, ledgers, and correspondence between people in the book trades assisted in identifying binders.