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About meI have been called a documentarian, a devil's advocate, a tricky guy, a pedant, and a master of sitting in one place.

About my libraryI am currently expanding my small library of Birmingham, Alabama related books and documents (see link below).

GroupsArchitext, Baseball, Birmingham Alabama, Deep South, Edward Gorey, Magic City LT Group, Maps and Atlases

Favorite authorsDoris Burn, Edward Gorey, David Macaulay, Oliver Sacks, Richard Sennett, Gore Vidal, Bill Watterson (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresAlabama Booksmith, Greencup Books, Reed Books / The Museum of Fond Memories

Favorite librariesBirmingham Public Library


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Real nameJohn

LocationBirmingham, Alabama

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceNov 7, 2005

Currently readingGrimm's Fairy Tales (Barnes & Noble Classics) by Jacob Grimm
The End of Food by Paul Roberts
Horsefeathers: & Other Curious Words by Charles E. Funk
On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks by Simon Garfield
Fading Ads of Birmingham by Charles Buchanan

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