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CollectionsYour library (4,173), Currently reading (3), Sold (11), All collections (4,173)

Reviews12 reviews

Tagsmedieval history (567), history (397), London (214), homosexuality (207), poetry (196), biography (187), politics (175), law (167), reference (114), dictionaries (112) — see all tags

MediaNot set (95), Book (4,055), Paper Book (3,993), Audiobook (9), Ebook (34), Other (23), Printed music (9), Map (10), Software (3)

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About meRetired civil servant.
Born in East Yorkshire, now living in North West London.

About my libraryQuite an eclectic collection, though one with relatively little fiction. Consisting largely of English history, law, and literature, it contains many reference works.
I have tended to collect books mentioned in footnotes and bibliographies.
I suspect my books breed in the night; and, having inherited thousands more books from my late civil partner, I am now thinning the resultant collection. I've listed a few of the books I thought I might keep - though some have been sold since I did so.

GroupsAmazon's Kindle, Banned Books, BannedBooksLibrary, Council of Elrond, Dictionaries & other reference books, Gay Men, GLBT History, Happy Heathens, History Fans, It's a LondonThingshow all groups

Favorite authorsGeorge E. Cokayne, Richard Dawkins, Oxford Dictionaries, Jonathon Green, Antony Grey, A. E. Housman, Andrew Lumsden, Diarmaid MacCulloch, John Wilmot (Shared favorites)

Real nameEric Thompson

LocationLondon UK

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/EricJT (profile)
/catalog/EricJT (library)

Member sinceSep 5, 2010

Currently readingBeing a Beast by Charles Foster
The Brain: The Story of You by David Eagleman
What the f : what swearing reveals about our language, our brains, and ourselves by Benjamin K. Bergen

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