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verb accuse, arrest, chronicle, docket, engage, enter, enumerate, file, index, inscribe, insert, list, log, make an entry, mark down, note, order, post, prefer charges, record, register, report, schedule, seize legally, tabulate, take into custody, write down
See also: document, employ, engage, enroll, file, hire, program, publication, record, register, retain, script, set down

BOOK. A general name given to every literary composition which is printed; but appropriately to a printed composition bound in a volume.
     2. The copyright, (q. v.) or exclusive right to print and publish a book, may be secured to the author and his assigns for the term of twenty- eight years; and, if the author be living, and a citizen of the United States, or resident therein, the same right shall be continued to him for the further term of fourteen years, by complying with the conditions of the act of Congress; one of which is, that he shall, within three months after publication, deliver, or cause to be delivered, a copy of the same to the clerk of the said district. Act of February 3, 1831. 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2223.

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Great searching out of bookes and autours': John Foxe as an Ecclesiastical Historian.
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That year John Taylor's redaction, entitled The Booke of Martyrs, was published by John Hammon.
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Appendix A supports the claim that Magdalen Herbert was adept at bringing diversity together by printing a list of 162 guests at her table compiled from Kitchin Booke entries by herself and by steward John Gorse.
Though they'd nixed any reunion talk in the past, the 1994 death of Sorrel Booke, who played the bombastic Boss Hogg, sparked a desire to reunite for a movie.
Hamilton Sundstrand chose the MPC5554 MCU because it offers a BookE compliant PowerPC(TM) core, a high level of integration, high system performance, reliability, real-time control and the ability to reuse legacy software architecture, reducing development cycle time.
June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On Tuesday, June 24th the team behind the Booke reading companion app will be launching a crowdfunding campaign to create the very first annotated version of a real, paper book on the app, and the campaign's featured book is George R.
The mayor of Pershore, Cllr John Grantham, said motorists had parked where they liked, safe in the knowledge they would not get booke