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FEED YOUR READING HABIT'S PROGRESSIVE BOOK TERMINOLOGY GUIDE
ANNUALS: Refers to serialised books that are issued on an annual basis.
EX-LIBRARY: Refers to a book which has at some time been in a lending library and generally displays markings from said library.
FOXED/FOXING: Refers to the brownish-yellow discolouration stains/spotting found on paper normally resulting from poor ventilation.
PLATES: Whole-sheet (full-page) illustrations printed on separate pages to the text.
PRICE CLIPPED: Refers to the corner being clipped from the inside front bottom flap of dust jacket to remove printed retail price.