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About me"She is too fond of books and it has turned her brain." ~ Lousia May Alcott

"When I am dead, I hope it may be said, 'His sins were scarlet, but his books were read'." ~ Hilaire Belloc

About my library"Come and take choice of all my library, And so beguile thy sorrow." ~ William Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus, Act 4, scene 1, lines 34 and 35, a speech of Titus’ to Lavinia after her mutilation.

Henry Nevinson once said of Yeats; 'You have only to shake him and all manner of beautiful things tumble out.' ~ that is how I think of my library.


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GroupsBanned Books, BBC Radio 3 Listeners, Best of British, Book Fiend, Bookmarks, Books on Books, Books that made me think, Booze!, Classical Music, Cookbook Collectorsshow all groups

Favorite authorsE. F. Benson, Wendell Berry, Laurie Colwin, Bernard Cornwell, Noel Coward, William Faulkner, Shelby Foote, C. S. Forester, Miles Franklin, George MacDonald Fraser, Rumer Godden, Thomas Hardy, Hergé, Laurie Lee, Marlene Lee, Barbara Pym, Kathleen Raine, Miss Read, Nevil Shute, Jesse Stuart, Barbara W. Tuchman, Robert Penn Warren, Evelyn Waugh, William Butler Yeats (Shared favorites)

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Member sinceOct 18, 2006

Currently readingThe Age of Battles: The Quest for Decisive Warfare from Breitenfeld to Waterloo by Russell F. Weigley
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