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Tags20th Century (1,180), UK (942), USA (811), England (778), Mystery (713), 19th Century (401), Science Fiction (349), Guidebook (300), History (286), Children's Book (260) — see all tags

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About meAurélien Arkadiusz’ claims, I r e a d, therefore I am.

About my libraryHaere mai. Welcome to my small book collection.

Mostly, I read History, Mysteries, Science Fiction and a little Fantasy.

If you like books from or about the 19th Century, and/or the early 20th Century, you might enjoy browsing my library shelves and meeting up with old friends.

# Some of these books date back to my childhood days, all those long years ago, way back in the middle of last century.
# Two books even come from my parents' 1920s childhood collections.
# The rest have been added over the decades, many bought second-hand.
# All have (somehow) survived occasional fairly ruthless weeding bouts, triggered both by space constraints and by the removal of seldom-read works.

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'Guidebook' is used in the widest possible sense.
'Mystery' includes Detective tales.
'Children's Book' includes some books written for teenagers.
'UK' & 'USA' have both been used before either of those political entities came into being.
'Americana' & 'Picture Book' have been overused.

GroupsChildren's Fiction, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, FantasyFans, Historical Mysteries, I Love Jane Austen, Maps and Atlases, New Zealand Thingamabrarians, Science Fiction Fans

Favorite authorsBess Streeter Aldrich, Jane Austen, Donald J. Berg, Enid Blyton, L. P. Davies, A. J. Downing, Robert Farrington, Jack Finney, John Galt, Robert van Gulik, Gerald Hammond, Georgette Heyer, John Brinckerhoff Jackson, L. E. Modesitt Jr., Margaret H. Judd, Joseph C. Lincoln, H. P. Lovecraft, Laurence Meynell, Elizabeth Moon, Andre Norton, Lenore Glen Offord, Miss Read, Eric Frank Russell, Dorothy L. Sayers, James H. Schmitz, Will Scott, Clifford D. Simak, John R. Stilgoe, J. R. R. Tolkien, Geoffrey Trease, Edwin Tunis, David Weber, Vaughan Wilkins, Mrs. Henry Wood (Shared favorites)

LocationNew Zealand

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceAug 9, 2008

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