Definition of term:: Half title

  • Half title
    A page which precedes the title page and the text, with the title (often abbreviated) usually centered on the page.
Danish: Smudstitel
Dutch: Franse titel, voortitel
French: Faux-titre
German: Schmutztitel
Italian: Occhiello, occhietto
Spanish: Anteportada
Swedish: Smutstitel
Source: What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources