bibliomania

noun
bib·lio·ma·nia | \ ˌbi-blē-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə , -nyə \

Definition of bibliomania 

: extreme preoccupation with collecting books

Other words from bibliomania

bibliomaniac \ˌbi-blē-ə-ˈmā-nē-ˌak \ noun or adjective
bibliomaniacal \ˌbi-blē-ō-mə-ˈnī-ə-kəl \ adjective

First Known Use of bibliomania

1734, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bibliomania

French bibliomanie, from bibli- + manie mania, from Late Latin mania

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bibliomania

noun
bib·lio·ma·nia | \ ˌbib-lē-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -nyə \

Medical Definition of bibliomania 

: extreme preoccupation with collecting books

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