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fake book

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A book or collection of pages containing information about songs, especially their lyrics, melodies, and chord progressions, used by musicians as a substitute for standard sheet music or as a framework for improvisation.
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Noun1.fake book - a fake in the form of an imitation book; used to fill bookcases of people who wish to appear scholarly
fake, sham, postiche - something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
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Fake Books were invented by jazz musicians and since have branched into every genre.
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Scammers have built algorithms to write fake books from scratch to sell on Amazon, compiling and modifying text from other books and online sources such as Wikipedia, to fool buyers or to take advantage of loopholes in Amazon's compensation structure.
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Yet the Finale book cover further intimated another kind of narrative, as Schoen revealed the fake books to be aligned within the economy of the commercial workshop that manufactures them, one in which the automated production of the blanks serves a compensatory role within a dwindling market for other literary forms.
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The fact that they have rows of fake books on show just adds insult to injury."
This murder cannot be resolved but is instead covered up by fake courts, fake indictments, expedient murderers and fake books.