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About meI live in New Hampshire.
About my libraryA disparate lot of classics, modern literary and genre fiction, essays, history, computer science and various and assorted of other classifications. About the only books I buy new are the computer science ones, as they have a limited shelf life and do, in theory, pay for themselves. For the others, I’m happy to discover them by chance at used book stores or on-line. I collect a few publisher's series, viz., The Modern Library, Everyman's Library, The Library of America and New York Review Books Classics. I do so with the intent of reading them and, as a consequence, I read more widely than I would otherwise.
GroupsBook Care and Repair, Bookcases: If You Build/Buy Them, They Will Fill, Bug Collectors, Combiners!, Everyman's Library, Fine Press Forum, Folio Society devotees, George Macy devotees, I Survived the Great Vowel Shift, In Translation —show all groups, Infinite Jesters, Library of America Subscribers, Librarything Series, Literary Snobs, Modern Library Collectors, New York Review Books, Non-Fiction Readers, Used Books
Real nameEric Hanson
LocationNashua, NH, USA
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Member sinceApr 29, 2007
Currently readingAsimov's Guide to the Bible: The Old and New Testaments (2 Vols. in One) by Isaac Asimov
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