One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A brief explanatory comment or note at the end of a book or other piece of writing.
- ‘In the postface to this 100-page book, Bök explains the book's particular constraint as follows.’
- ‘Two of the editors contribute what is effectively a long, and extremely fluent, preface and a postface.’
- ‘Claiming to be misrepresented, Levi-Strauss responds vigorously to this charge in the postface to the volume, claiming that in his construction.’
- ‘The first 1980 edition of Banti's translation (in the Mondadori series ‘Medusa’) included a postface, which becomes an introduction in the ‘Oscar Mondadori’ series reprinted in the same year.’
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