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CollectionsYour library (1,887), Wishlist (43), Currently reading (7), To read (112), Read but unowned (1), All collections (2,047)

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Tagsbiography (90), cycling (90), stamps (82), art- American (80), history- business (75), architecture (74), history- world (65), music (62), photography (57), history- US (55) — see all tags

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About meI am married, retired and living in Middle Tennessee with 1 demanding dog. In addition to reading I follow the stock market, enjoy cycling, hiking, sampling single malts and savoring gourmet teas.

About my libraryWhy, do I have so many books? In my teens, long before the internet and easy computer access, I fantasized that I would become a writer and need books as research tools. Then I discovered art. Now, I just sit amongst my books waiting for some form of osmosis.

Groups1% in American History, A Quieter LibraryThing, Antiquarian Books, Antiquarian Travel Memoirs, Awful Lit., Bikes and Bicycles, Cycles, Cyclists and Bikers, Bob Dylan, Bookcases: If You Build/Buy Them, They Will Fill, Books in 2025: The Future of the Book World, Books on Booksshow all groups

Favorite authorsAmbrose Bierce, William Faulkner, William Gay, O. Henry, Saki, John Steinbeck, Jonathan Swift, Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, P. G. Wodehouse (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBodacious Books, Books at Cummins Station, Elder's Bookstore, The Great Escape, Yeoman's in the Fork

Favorite librariesNashville Public Library - Main Library

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Currently readingGardens of Revelation: Environments by Visionary Artists (How Artists See) by John Beardsley
Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives by Alan Bullock
Separate country : a literary journey through the American South by Paul Binding
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