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CollectionsYour library (1,181)

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TagsSherlock Holmes (206), Scandinavian mysteries (74), Thor & other comic heroes (61), Spenser (49), Victorian mysteries (47), Norse studies & fiction (41), Corvettes etc (30), Jack Reacher (29), Kinsey Millhone (27), James Bond (24) — see all tags

MediaNot set (1), Book (1,180), Paper Book (1,124), Audiobook (5), Ebook (13)

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About meLate 50s, engineer, insatiable reader. My dad (Delmere1) is also a member.

About my libraryHundreds more books but not yet time to enter them :)

75% of my library is fiction: mysteries (Sherlock Holmes / pastiche collector - hundreds); Scandinavian crime fiction; classics; legal mysteries; Victorian setting mysteries; some sci-fi; some "adventure"(?).

Most of the other 25% is a large collection of Scandinavian, Viking and Old Norse history, language, and mythology studies (hence the user name - bonus for those who know why - leave me a message).

Other nonfiction comprises a small but valuable portion of my library - biographies, technical reference, film history, and linguistics.

I also have a discriminating collection of Corvette history and pictorials; a similar collection of steam and diesel railroading; and a reasonable number of chess biographies (good) and instructional books (have done me no good whatsoever).

GroupsBaker Street and Beyond, Librarything Railroad (The LTR)

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Favorite bookstoresNorthshire Bookstore, The Vermont Book Shop

MembershipER. LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway

Real nameDave

LocationOrwell (Burlington area), VT

Favorite authorsNot set

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/Worldtree (profile)
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Member sinceDec 7, 2007

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