bibliographer

noun
bib·​li·​og·​ra·​pher | \ ˌbi-blē-ˈä-grə-fər How to pronounce bibliographer (audio) \

Definition of bibliographer

1 : an expert in bibliography
2 : a compiler of bibliographies

Examples of bibliographer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web By the nineteen-sixties, many of the letters are responses to queries and fan mail, clarifications for curious readers and bibliographers and producers of academic studies. Kevin Young, The New Yorker, "Ralph Ellison’s Slow-Burning Art," 2 Dec. 2019 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018 Those items made the trip from California to Indiana in 2013 in a 53-foot moving van that also included a cache of Bradbury’s typescripts and other documents donated by his long-time friend and principal bibliographer, Donn Albright. Rick Callahan, Indianapolis Star, "Author Ray Bradbury’s papers set for preservation at IUPUI," 16 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of bibliographer

1775, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Bibliographer.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bibliographer?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=b&file=biblio01. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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