Definition of Book token
1. Noun. A gift voucher that can be exchanged for books costing up to an amount given on the voucher.
Geographical relationships: Britain, Great Britain, U.k., Uk, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Northern Ireland
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Literary usage of Book token
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1. English Book-plates: Ancient and Modern by Egerton ( Castle (1894)
"WJ Loftie, refers only to the initials W. (V V.) HP Mr. Loftie has also devised hieroglyphics, to be used as a book-token, for Mr. Rider Haggard; ..."
2. The Quinn & Boden Co., Book Manufacturers: Showing the Plant and Product by Quinn and Boden Company, Rahway, N.J., Quinn & Boden Company, The Quinn & Boden co., Rahway, N. J. (1922)
"Protected by a sheet of tissue paper; said of a plate in a book. Token.—A unit of press work. The New York token is 250 impressions of one form; ..."
3. The Literary World by Samuel R. Crocker, Edward Abbott, Nicholas Paine Gilman, Madeline Vaughan Abbott Bushnell, Bliss Carman, Herbert Copeland (1902)
"Many and many a time, when parishioners here and there have wished to remember their pastor with some book-token of their affection and gratitude, ..."
4. The Dublin Quarterly Journal of Medical Science: Consisting of Original (1850)
"The book, token as a whole, is one that cannot fail to add character to our Dublin school, and affords additional proof that we have among us young men of ..."