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CollectionsYour library (1,733), Currently reading (2), All collections (1,733)


Tagsfiction (508), history (291), law (164), philosophy (161), American literature (146), politics (114), religion-mythology (103), English literature (97), Russia (79), history - Europe (72) — see all tags

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Recommendations2 recommendations

GroupsAmateur Historians, Ancient History, Fans of Russian authors, Fine Press Forum, Folio Society devotees, Infinite Jesters, Lawyers, Library of America Subscribers, New York Review Books, Revolutionary leftshow all groups

Favorite authorsMikhail Bakunin, Honoré de Balzac, Marshall Berman, Roberto Bolaño, Jorge Luis Borges, Italo Calvino, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Michel Foucault, Grant Gilmore, Herodotus, Homer, Franz Kafka, Karl Ove Knausgård, Gabriel García Márquez, Edgar Allan Poe, Marcel Proust, Carl Sagan, Victor Serge, Susan Sontag, Henry David Thoreau, Kurt Vonnegut, David Foster Wallace (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresBook House, Cumming's Books, Magers & Quinn Booksellers, Midway Book Store

Favorite librariesHennepin County Library - Minneapolis Central Branch, Law Library - Hamline University School of Law, University of Minnesota (West Bank) - Wilson Library

Favorite publishersArchipelago Books, NYRB Classics


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Real nameMatthew Buell


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Member sinceJan 17, 2007

Currently readingThe Iliad by Homer
Zen Buddhism : selected writings of D. T. Suzuki by Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki

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