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CollectionsYour library (1,973), To read (699), Currently reading (40), Favorites (22), Folio (274), Kindle (59), Read but unowned (99), A's (107), Reference (41), Given away (491), Wishlist (2), All collections (2,565)

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Recommendations4 recommendations

GroupsAncient History, Anglophiles, Folio Society devotees, Slightly Foxed - An appreciation

Favorite authorsPenelope Fitzgerald, E. M. Forster, Rudyard Kipling, Carson McCullers, George Orwell, Annie Proulx, Dorothy L. Sayers, W. G. Sebald, P. G. Wodehouse (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresBorders - Oxford, Borzoi Bookshop, Jaffé & Neale, Oxfam Bookshop Oxford (St Giles), Waterstone's Oxford

Real nameCarlton Collister


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Member sinceJun 11, 2008

Currently readingLONDON 1851: THE YEAR OF THE GREAT EXHIBITION. by Eric. De Mare
A House of Air by Penelope Fitzgerald
How to Be Alone by Jonathan Franzen
On the Natural History of Destruction by W.G. Sebald
Step Across This Line by Salman Rushdie
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Carlton, thank you for your review of Graham Greene's A Sort of Life. I am a latecomer to Slightly Foxed but now hold Copy No. 1,762 of this book. I am much looking forward to this and my new subscription to the Slightly Foxed Quarterly.

Now, if I can only get through my Folio Society To Be Read stack I should be fine.

Michael Murphy
Hi Carlton,

I wanted to thank you for adding mine to your interesting libraries. I see we share quite a lot of books, so will gladly do the same for you.

All the best,

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