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title page

n.
A page at the front of a book giving the complete title, the names of the author and publisher, and the place of publication.

title page

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the page in a book that bears the title, author's name, publisher's imprint, etc

ti′tle page`


n.
the page at the beginning of a volume that bears the title, author's name, and publication information.
[1605–15]
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Noun1.title page - a page of a book displaying the title and author and publishertitle page - a page of a book displaying the title and author and publisher
page - one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
Translations
صَفْحَة العُنْوان
titulní strana
tittelblad
címlapcímoldal
titilsíîa
titulná strana
baş sayfa

title page

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title

(ˈtaitl) noun
1. the name of a book, play, painting, piece of music etc. The title of the painting is `A Winter Evening'.
2. a word put before a person's name to show rank, honour, occupation etc. Sir John; Lord Henry; Captain Smith; Professor Brown; Dr (Doctor) Peter Jones.
ˈtitled adjective
having a title that shows noble rank. a titled lady.
title deed
a document that proves legal ownership. I have the title deeds of the house.
title page
the page at the beginning of a book on which are the title, the author's name etc.
title rôle
the rôle or part in a play of the character named in the title. He's playing the title rôle in `Hamlet'.
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps I should admit on the title page that this book is "By L.
It was called simply The Life-Book of Captain Jim, and on the title page the names of Owen Ford and James Boyd were printed as collaborators.
My father looked carelessly at the title page of my book and said, "Ah
In cases where there are different title pages of individual exemplars of the "same" edition, we are tempted to perceive these exemplars as different books.
Binding Centre stitching (two pins),Glass lamination on title pages (front and back page only),Admission and other forms as per sample.
The eagle has also been employed on the title pages of Hebrew books and, less frequently, as printers' pressmarks, and both are considered in this article.
Five of Manley's six chapters (2-7) form a well-organized unit that first describes the career of the company in London and then provides a careful census of the Strange's repertory: first of the known titles at the Rose, then of plays partially attributed to them in title pages, as well as those listed by Henslowe but not extant.
Based on the evidence in the booksellers' lozenges on the title pages, this Chaucer edition may have been issued in four different states over the course of two years by a consortium of at least five booksellers and the printer, one J.
The volume concludes with 46 full-page color plates of Hunter's designs for a wide range of works, including book covers, title pages, booklets, bookplates, brochures, letterheads, and stained glass windows.
All words in the main text, title pages abstract, tables, and references count toward EHF word limits.
My aim here, then, is to quantify and analyze the genre labels used on title pages of fiction in the eighteenth century.
1) Despite the fact that John Budge was running a bookshop at the Burse by the following year--as attested by the title pages of works by Samuel Daniel and others in 1610--books are marginal to this copia of desirables.