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tome
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition a (usually) large and scholarly book
  • Here, on the cushion, lay a folio tome, probably of the Chronicles of England, or other such substantial literature; even as, in our own days, we scatter gilded volumes on the centre table, to be turned over by the casual guest.
    Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (65% in)

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