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Roger W. Smith, bibliophile

  … I take pleasure from the fact that I can enjoy [books] when it pleases me to do so; my soul is satisfied merely with possession. I never travel without books, neither in peace nor in war. Sometimes whole … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, “my treasured books”

      An acquaintance asked me the other day what were some of my favorite, most treasured books. This spurred me on to make an “inventory,” as it were. What follows is by no means a complete list, but, … Continue reading

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