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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Roxburgh \Rox"burgh\ (?; Scot. ?), n. [From the third duke of Roxburgh (Scotland), a noted book collector who had his books so bound.] A style of bookbinding in which the back is plain leather, the sides paper or cloth, the top gilt-edged, but the front and bottom left uncut. [1913 Webster]