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About meAfter years of reading whatever my present whim called for, I've determined to read nothing (or very little) that isn't worth a second read. Life is too short and I'm too damned picky to mess around with disposable literature.

About my libraryMy library is always a work in progress, and I prefer to own most books I read even if that means buying cheap used paperbacks—or ebooks, may they rot in hell—and/or forego a few meals.

GroupsAncient History, Art is Life, Bully's Tavern, Fans of Russian authors, Geeks who love the Classics, Historical Fiction, In Translation, Le Salon du peuple pour le peuple, Medieval Europe, The Turk's Head

Favorite authorsJorge Luis Borges, G.K. Chesterton, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Umberto Eco, Hermann Hesse, R. A. Lafferty, C. S. Lewis, George MacDonald, Osip Mandelstam, Boris Pasternak, Mervyn Peake, Terry Pratchett, Miguel de Cervantes, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, William Shakespeare, Wisława Szymborska, J. R. R. Tolkien, William Butler Yeats (Shared favorites)

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Real nameChristopher D. Walborn

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Member sinceMar 2, 2009

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