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About meIosephvs Bibliothecarivs

'Man is in love and loves what vanishes,
What more is there to say?' - W.B.Yeats

I rate my books with the following system:
★★★★★ Loved it
★★★★☆ Liked it
★★★☆☆ ¯_(ツ)_/¯
★★☆☆☆ Disliked it
★☆☆☆☆ Hated it

The books I'm currently reading can be found at my Goodreads account.

About my libraryA catalogue of our home library. Our adult book collection consists mainly of:
☩ British history & biography (especially the medieval era, circa 500-1500 AD)
☩ British literature, poetry & drama (especially pre-1940)
☩ History, doctrines and culture of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church)
☩ Fiction set in medieval Britain
☩ The work of Norwegian-American writer Nephi Anderson (1865-1923), my paternal great-grandfather
☩ History, doctrines, and culture of the Roman Catholic Church
☩ The life and work of English poet and novelist Thomas Hardy (1840-1928)
☩ The life and times of Irish politician Michael Collins (1890-1922)
☩ The life and work of English novelist Jane Austen (1775-1817)
☩ Latin, Old English, & Middle English languages
☩ English nature, travel, geography, architecture, folktales, & religion
☩ Books featuring Cadfael, the fictional medieval Welsh monk and sleuth created by Ellis Peters
☩ The life and work of Irish poet and dramatist William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)


Favorite authorsPeter Ackroyd, Nephi Anderson, Bede, Ingmar Bergman, Christine F. Cooper-rompato, Thomas Hardy, Dan Jones, Norman L. Jones, Paul Kingsnorth, David Macaulay, Robert Macfarlane, George Orwell, Bertrand Russell, Simon Schama, Michael Wood, William Butler Yeats (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBack of Beyond Books, Becky's Bookshelf, Eborn Books, Ken Sanders Rare Books, Orrin Schwab Books, Pioneer Book, Powell's City of Books (Portland), The Book Garden, Weller Book Works

Favorite librariesBingham Creek Library, Calvin S. Smith Library, Dorking Library, Logan Library, Merrill-Cazier Library, St. Ann's Library



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Real nameJoseph N. Anderson

LocationDreaming of England

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Member sinceNov 14, 2007

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