grangerism


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grangerism \Gran"ger*ism\, n. [So called from the Rev. James
   Granger, whose "Biographical History of England" (1769) was a
   favorite book for illustration in this manner.]
   The practice of illustrating a particular book by engravings
   collected from other books.
   [1913 Webster]
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