(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. pocket book, mass market or trade paperback; penny dreadful, dime novel. —adj. soft-cover. See publication. Ant., hardcover.
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. softcover, pocket book, reprint; see book 1 .

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