Definition of bookery in English:

bookery

noun

  • 1The study of books; scholarship. rare.

  • 2A collection of books; a library, a bookshop.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Joseph Hall (1574–1656), bishop of Norwich, religious writer, and satirist. From book + -ery.

Pronunciation

bookery

/ˈbʊk(ə)ri/