tricesimo-segundo

   A book or manuscript of the next size smaller than an vicesimo-quarto. Tricesimo-segundo is abbreviated 32mo, sometimes pronounced "thirtytwo-mo." This is the smallest size. Also see bookbinding, duodecimo, folio, miniature, octavo, quarto, sextodecimo, and signature.

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  • duodecimo —    A book or manuscript of the next size smaller than an octavo. Duodecimoo is abbreviated 12mo, sometimes pronounced twelve mo. The next smaller size is sextodecimo. Also see bookbinding, folio, quarto, sextodecimo, signature, tricesimo segundo …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • folio —    A book or manuscript of the largest standard size, its height 30 38 cm (12 15 inches), consisting of sheets of paper which have been folded once. What is called a coffee table book is often a folio. Folio is abbreviated Fo. Also see… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • manuscript —    See book, bookbinding, duodecimo, folio, illumination, incunabulum, lettering, octavo, quarto, rotulus, sextodecimo, signature, text, tricesimo segundo, typography, and vicesimo quarto …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • octavo —    A book or manuscript of the third largest standard size, usually measuring 20 25 cm (8 9 1/2 inches) in height, and 13 15 cm (5 6 inches) in width, which is composed of sheets of paper folded into eight leaves ( oct is from Latin for eight).… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • quarto —    A book or manuscript of the second largest standard size, usually measuring 32 cm (12 1/2 inches) in height, and 24 cm (9 1/2 inches) in width, which is composed of sheets of paper folded into four leaves. The plural form is quartos.… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • sextodecimo —    A book or manuscript of the next size smaller than an duodecimo. Sextodecimo is abbreviated 16mo, sometimes pronounced sixteen mo. The next smaller size is vicesimo quarto. Also see bookbinding, folio, quarto, signature, tricesimo segundo …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • vicesimo-quarto —    A book or manuscript of the next size smaller than an sextodecimo. Sextodecimo is abbreviated 24mo, sometimes pronounced twentyfour mo. The next smaller size is tricesimo segundo. Also see bookbinding, duodecimo, folio, octavo, quarto, and… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • Orden — (Del lat. ordo, inis.) ► sustantivo masculino 1 Colocación cuidadosa de un conjunto de cosas, asignando a cada una un lugar o posición determinada: ■ quiero que todo esté en orden. ANTÓNIMO desorden 2 Disposición regular de un conjunto de cosas o …   Enciclopedia Universal

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