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About my libraryReading log beginning May 07, reviews for each title beginning late 2008. Includes wishlist and near-complete catalogue of my library.

Majority of titles listed as of October 2011. Of these:
Works of non-fiction (NOF): predominantly related to myth, social theory, and philosophy; keep regardless of how persuasive I find them.
Verse, essays, and graphical arts (grafik) : identified by tags.
Works of fiction (FIC): keep if unread, in German (auf deutsch) or worth revisiting; elsewise donate.

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Favorite authorsGregory Bateson, William S. Burroughs, James Branch Cabell, T. S. Eliot (Shared favorites)

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Favorite listsBest Books Set in Eastern Europe, Best Essay Collections, Best Neglected Fantasy Books 1900-1955, Children's Books About Science and Math, Elevenses, Folio Society, Great Books About Language, Great Pirate Books, Great Pirate Movies, Great Pirate Music, novels in or about bookshops (or libraries), Philosophical Fiction, Things we wish were not catalog(u)ed on LT, Top Five Books of 2016

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Currently readingBerlin : City of stones (Book One) by Jason Lutes
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Blake and Swedenborg, opposition is true friendship : the sources of William Blake's arts in the writings of Emanuel Swedenborg : an anthology by Harvey F. Bellin

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