Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A blank book or album used by collectors for the classification and display of postage- and revenue-stamps.

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Examples

  • If only-so many little boys were inveterate collectors of stamps-if only the uncles or her father had ever been remotely interested in such things, she would probably have found a stamp-album among the old school books with one or two uncanceled specimens among the ones carefully steamed off of the letters that arrived at the house!

    The Gates Of Sleep

  • If it was only a new stamp-album, he wanted it hard, and he said so.

    On the Stairs

  • Only, instead of a dormouse and a stamp-album, I chose to purchase smartness.

    Punch or the London Charivari, September 9, 1914

  • P.S. -- If I can get a good stamp-album in town to-day I will send it to you.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 150, March 1, 1916

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