Definition of term:: Prospectus

  • Printed material, often in the form of a leaflet or broadside, which describes a forth-coming title in detail, often including information on ordering the book including pre-publication price.
French: Prospectus
German: Verlagsprospekt
Swedish: Prospekt
Source: What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources