I. noun 1. a list of the books referred to in a scholarly work, typically printed as an appendix. 2. a list of the books of a specific author or publisher, or on a specific subject. • a bibliography of his publications.
3. [ mass noun] — the history or systematic description of books, their authorship, printing, publication, editions, etc. II. derivatives 1. bibliographer /bɪbliˈɒɡrəfə / noun
2. bibliographical /ˌbɪblɪəˈɡrafɪk(ə)l / adjective
– origin early 19th cent.: from French bibliographie or modern Latin bibliographia, from Greek biblion ‘book’ + -graphia ‘writing’.