Blue-books

Blue-books, Parliamentary documents bound in blue paper, as the corresponding documents in France are in yellow; they have been published regularly since the beginning of the 18th century, those of a single session now forming a collection of some 60 folio volumes.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Bluebeard * Blue-coat School
Bloody Assizes
Bloody Bones
Bloody Statute
Bloomfleld, Robert
Blount, Charles
Blowpipe
Blücher
Blue Mountains
Blue Nose
Bluebeard
Blue-books
Blue-coat School
Blue-gown
Blue-stocking
Bluff Hal
Blum
Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich
Blumenthal, Leonard von
Blumi`ne
Blunt, John Henry
Bluntschli, Johann Kaspar

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Blue-books in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable