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stationer

1. a person who sells stationery or a shop where stationery is sold
2. Obsolete a publisher or bookseller
References in classic literature ?
Tulkinghorn has seen the entry, found it before the law- stationer, read it while the forefinger was coming down the hill.
Drafts that he requires to be drawn are drawn by special- pleaders in the temple on mysterious instructions; fair copies that he requires to be made are made at the stationers', expense being no consideration.
There were only four stationers of any consequences in the town, and at each Holmes produced his pencil chips, and bid high for a duplicate.
Wise was also the first stationer to include Shakespeare's name as part of an entry in the Stationers' Register (for the second part of Henry IV and Much Ado About Nothing on August 23, 1600).
The Rain Man actor, 78, ducked into the stationer's to stock up on supplies while out in Kensington with his wife Lisa and their grandchild.
He successfully marshals "virtually every mention of any printer, Stationer, or other person active in the book trade" (xix) whom he has found for the period 1501 to 1557 and builds a host of compelling new arguments about the history of that trade.
Two jewellers, three chemists, several opticians, one newsagent/stationer and one stationer. A few others interspersed.
Stationer Andrew Maddock, 53, said: "We realise it is a bit like King Canute holding back the tide and it feels like a David and Goliath situation, but we have to make a stand."
Bookseller Waterstone's, which is owned by HMV Group (LSE:HMV), has entered into an agreement with Paperchase for the inclusion of the stationer's concessions in 20 Waterstone's stores, the Financial Times reported on Thursday.
The limited edition correspondence cards have been created by fashion designer Giles Deacon for up market stationer Smythson, and feature five striking haute couture pen and ink sketches by the award winning Brit.
A Why not look at the new Heavenly House of Cards from the luxury stationer Sugalily.
The high-end stationer signed for 800 s/f of retail space for 10 years.