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About meI’m a 58-year-old librarian; also bon viveur, amateur classicist, marathon runner, man of action...

About my libraryI’ve only put a part of my collection up on Librarything so far, but I'm now catching up

GroupsBBC Radio 3 Listeners, Cryptic Crosswords, Librarians who LibraryThing, The Prizes


Favorite bookstoresBookseller Crow on the Hill, City Books, London Review Bookshop, The Kemptown Bookshop

Favorite librariesBarbican Library, British Library, Finsbury Library, Institute of Classical Studies Library / Joint Library of the Hellenic and Roman Societies, School of Advanced Studies, University of London, Jubilee Library, Lewes Library, Marx Memorial Library, Seaford Library, The Linnean Society of London Library, University of Sussex Library, Wandsworth Town Library, Warburg Institute Library, School of Advanced Studies, University of London, Worthing Library

Other favoritesCharleston Festival, Brighton Festival


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Real nameTom Roper

LocationSeaford, Sussex UK

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Member sinceOct 6, 2005

Currently readingThe Canal by Lee Rourke

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