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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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It was to him that Simeon turned for training, and eventually went on to become a licentiate member of Designer Bookbinders.
Miller's "Virtual Bookbinding" web site compares enlarged impressions of the finishing tools of 13 seventeenthand eighteenth-century French bookbinders.
Regardless of the high tech century, modern bookbinders use the same utensils as their ancient predecessors did--bodkins, awls, scissors, clumsy hand-made pressers and even golden threads.
Bookbinder says the idea for TerraVerde grew out of the ongoing due diligence that he does for his three other hedge funds.
Eventually, Bookbinder came to San Francisco to study with Resleure.
Erpenbeck started out as a bookbinder but then turned her attention to the theater, working in the props and costume departments at the Staatsoper opera house (among others) in Vienna.
THE GLAMOROUS (DOUBLE) LIFE OF ISABEL BOOKBINDER by Holly McQueen (Arrow pounds 6.
It would make it very difficult for California to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from cars,'' Sierra Club attorney David Bookbinder said.
Pamela Bookbinder thought that after graduating from Washington University (MO) she would enter law school.
Michael Faraday began his adult life as an impoverished bookbinder, but with innate curiosity.
A scattering of black-and-white illustrations and photographs and text printed on high-quality paper enhance this in-depth study connecting minute aspects of bookbinding history, including tool design, manufacture and supply, the relationship of the bookbinder to the rest of the book trade and much more.
We're probably the most diversified bookbinder, too," Sproles noted; regular projects include university textbooks, medical journals, periodicals, courthouse records, and genealogy books.