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Having a rigid binding, as of cardboard covered with cloth or with leather. Used of books.
A hardcover book.


another name for hardback


(ˈhɑrdˈkʌv ər)

1. a book bound in cloth, leather, or the like, over stiff material.
2. bound in cloth, leather, or the like, over stiff material.
3. noting or pertaining to such books: hardcover sales.
Compare paperback. Also, hardback.
hard′cov′ered, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hardcover - a book with cardboard or cloth or leather covershardcover - a book with cardboard or cloth or leather covers
book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
Adj.1.hardcover - having a hard back or cover; "hardback books"
backed - having a back or backing, usually of a specified type


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Originally published in hardcover in 2012, by North Winds Press / Scholastic Canada.
Hardcover Club Edition: Same as the Fan edition except in a hardcover.
Book Information مشخصات کتاب Title: Poems for the Hazara: A Multilingual Poetry Anthology and Collaborative Poem by 125 Poets from 68 Countries Editor: Kamran Mir Hazar Hardcover & paperback: 600 pages Publisher: Full Page Publishing Language: English ISBN-13: 978-0983770824 hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0983770862 paperback Dimensions: 9.
the nation s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced an exclusive Lone Survivor hardcover edition, which features a special cover with movie tie-in artwork, available for a limited time only.
Blanche Sosland (University of Missouri-Kansas City) and SuEllen Fried, Banishing Bullying Behavior: Transforming the Culture of Pain, Rage and Revenge; 197 pages; Rowman & Littlefield Education, November 2009; $80 hardcover, $29.
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Matrana, Hardcover, $40, University Press of Mississippi, www.
The hardcover book was designed by graphic artist Julius Friedman and features color photography by Geoffrey Carr.
To purchase the boxed set, or individual hardcover editions, visit TCG Bookstore in the PUBLICATIONS section of TCG's website.
Kelley, illustrated by Michael Slack, Harcourt, 40 pages, $16 hardcover.
According to The Book Standard, sales in the adult hardcover category for the month were USD135.
Contemporary Issues in Financial Reporting: A User-Oriented Approach By Paul Rosenfield, CPA 562 pages; hardcover Routledge; New York, N.