eightvo definition

  • noun:
    • See octavo.
    • the dimensions of a book (ca. 16 x 23 cm) whose pages were created by folding a sheet of paper 3 x to create eight leaves. The pages have about 50 % the region of a quarto. Symbolized as 8vo, and 8°.
    • how big is a novel whoever pages are made by folding a sheet of paper 3 times to make eight leaves
    • See octavo.
    • how big is a book (ca. 16 x 23 cm) whoever pages are produced by folding a sheet of paper 3 x to form eight leaves. The pages have approximately half the area of a quarto. Symbolized as 8vo, and 8°.
    • how big is a book whose pages are manufactured by folding a sheet of paper three times to form eight leaves

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