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Index Bibliophilia

Bibliophilia or bibliophilism is the love of books, and a bibliophile or bookworm is an individual who loves and frequently reads books. [1]

40 relations: Ancient Rome, Andrew Lang, Antiquarian book trade in the United States, Audiophile, Autograph, Bibliomania, Bibliomania (book), Bibliophile mailing list, Bibliophobia, Book collecting, C-SPAN, Caxton Club, Cicero, Cinephilia, Comics studies, English language, George Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough, Grolier Club, Interpersonal relationship, J. P. Morgan, John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe, Library of Congress, Mainz Psalter, Merriam-Webster, New York Public Library, Nicholas A. Basbanes, Obsessive–compulsive disorder, Oxford University Society of Bibliophiles, Reading (process), Richard de Bury, The Book Club of Detroit, The Club of Odd Volumes, The Decameron, The Library (book), The Philobiblon, Thomas Frognall Dibdin, Titus Pomponius Atticus, Videophile, Webster's Dictionary.

Ancient Rome

In historiography, ancient Rome is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire until the fall of the western empire.

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Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang, FBA (31 March 184420 July 1912) was a Scottish poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology.

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Antiquarian book trade in the United States

The antiquarian book trade in the United States is an aspect of book collecting and publishing.

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An audiophile is a person who is enthusiastic about high-fidelity sound reproduction.

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Autograph is a famous person's artistic signature.

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Bibliomania can be a symptom of obsessive–compulsive disorder which involves the collecting or even hoarding of books to the point where social relations or health are damaged.

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Bibliomania (book)

Bibliomania; or Book Madness was first published in 1809 by the Reverend Thomas Frognall Dibdin (1776–1847).

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Bibliophile mailing list

The Bibliophile Mailing List is an electronic mailing list for sellers and collectors of rare, out-of-print and scarce books.

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Bibliophobia is the fear or hatred of books.

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Book collecting

Book collecting is the collecting of books, including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever books are of interest to a given collector.

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C-SPAN, an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service.

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Caxton Club

The Caxton Club is a private social club and bibliophilic society founded in Chicago in 1895 to promote the book arts and the history of the book.

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Marcus Tullius Cicero (3 January 106 BC – 7 December 43 BC) was a Roman statesman, orator, lawyer and philosopher, who served as consul in the year 63 BC.

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Cinephilia (also cinemaphilia or filmophilia) is the term used to refer to a passionate interest in films, film theory, and film criticism.

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Comics studies

Comics studies (also comic(s) art studies, sequential art studies or graphic narrative studies) is an academic field that focuses on comics and sequential art.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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George Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer

George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, (1 September 1758 – 10 November 1834), styled Viscount Althorp from 1765 to 1783, was a British Whig politician.

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George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough

George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough FSA (6 March 1766 – 5 March 1840), styled Marquess of Blandford until 1817, was a British nobleman, politician, peer, and collector of antiquities and books.

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Grolier Club

The Grolier Club is a private club and society of bibliophiles in New York City.

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Interpersonal relationship

An interpersonal relationship is a strong, deep, or close association or acquaintance between two or more people that may range in duration from brief to enduring.

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J. P. Morgan

John Pierpont Morgan Sr. (April 17, 1837 – March 31, 1913) was an American financier and banker who dominated corporate finance and industrial consolidation in the United States of America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe

John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe, KG, KT, PC (23 April 1740 – 1804) was a Scottish nobleman and bibliophile.

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Library of Congress

The Library of Congress (LOC) is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States.

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Mainz Psalter

The Mainz Psalter was the second major book printed with movable type in the West; the first was the Gutenberg Bible.

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Merriam–Webster, Incorporated is an American company that publishes reference books which is especially known for its dictionaries.

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New York Public Library

The New York Public Library (NYPL) is a public library system in New York City.

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Nicholas A. Basbanes

Nicholas Andrew Basbanes (born May 25, 1943, in Lowell, Massachusetts) is an American author who writes and lectures widely about books and book culture.

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Obsessive–compulsive disorder

Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental disorder where people feel the need to check things repeatedly, perform certain routines repeatedly (called "rituals"), or have certain thoughts repeatedly (called "obsessions").

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Oxford University Society of Bibliophiles

The Oxford University Society of Bibliophiles is a book collecting and bibliophile club run by, and primarily for, students at Oxford University.

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Reading (process)

Reading is a complex "cognitive process" of decoding symbols in order to construct or derive meaning (reading comprehension).

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Richard de Bury

Richard de Bury (24 January 1287 – 14 April 1345), also known as Richard Aungerville or Aungervyle, was an English priest, teacher, bishop, writer, and bibliophile.

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The Book Club of Detroit

The Book Club of Detroit, is a private club and society of bibliophiles in downtown Detroit, Michigan.

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The Club of Odd Volumes

The Club of Odd Volumes is a private social club and society of bibliophiles founded in 1887, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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The Decameron

The Decameron (Italian title: "Decameron" or "Decamerone"), subtitled "Prince Galehaut" (Old Prencipe Galeotto and sometimes nicknamed "Umana commedia", "Human comedy"), is a collection of novellas by the 14th-century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio (1313–1375).

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The Library (book)

The Library by Andrew Lang is a late 19th-century book published by McMillan & Co.

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The Philobiblon

The Philobiblon is a collection of essays concerning the acquisition, preservation, and organization of books written by the mediaeval bibliophile Richard de Bury shortly before his death in 1345.

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Thomas Frognall Dibdin

Thomas Frognall Dibdin (1776 – 18 November 1847) was an English bibliographer, born in Calcutta to Thomas Dibdin, the sailor brother of Charles Dibdin.

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Titus Pomponius Atticus

Titus Pomponius Atticus (– 31 March 32 BC; also known as Quintus Caecilius Pomponianus) is best known for his correspondence and close friendship with prominent Roman statesman Marcus Tullius Cicero.

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A videophile (literally, "one who loves sight") is one who is concerned with achieving high-quality results in the recording and playback of movies, TV programs, etc.

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Webster's Dictionary

Webster's Dictionary is any of the dictionaries edited by Noah Webster in the early nineteenth century, and numerous related or unrelated dictionaries that have adopted the Webster's name.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bibliophilia

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