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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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Practicality because of a need to have a decent source of money back then, and idealism (because I wanted) to promote a culture of reading,' he explained of the bookshop named after American author Ernest Hemingway, 'who championed the ideals of brevity, bravery and grace under pressure (in) his unforgettable works.
The Bookshop has been running in the Enterprise Arcade since September 2015.
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The best indie bookshop — and bookshop, full stop — for children's books in Cairo, managed by publisher Balsam Saad.
The not-for-profit bookshop pays rent but not at commercial rates.
If you haven't, then grab your newspaper and head off to an old fashioned bookshop, with piles and piles of books just waiting to be discovered.