Category Archives: my books

my Henry Miller books

    The attached Word document (below) contains an inventory of books by and about Henry Miller in my personal library. Henry Miller (1891-1980) was an American writer who wrote several of his best known works as an expatriate in … Continue reading

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my Blake books

    The attached Word document (below) contains an inventory of books by and about the romantic poet and artist William Blake in my personal home library.     — Roger W. Smith    July 2017      

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my Sorokin books

    The attached Word document (below) contains an inventory of books by and about the Russian-American sociologist and social philosopher Pitirim Alexandrovich Sorokin (1889-1968) in my personal home library.     — Roger W. Smith    October 2017   … Continue reading

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inventory of Dreiserana (books, etc. by and about Theodore Dreiser) in Roger W. Smith’s personal library

    The attached Word document (below) contains an inventory of Dreiserana — books and materials by, about, and related to the author Theodore Dreiser — in my personal library. Theodore Dreiser (1871–1945) was an American novelist whose best known … Continue reading

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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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my personal library of books by and about Samuel Johnson and James Boswell

    My Johnson and Boswell books     The attached downloadable Word document (above) contains an inventory of books by and about Samuel Johnson and James Boswell in my personal home library.     — Roger W. Smith    … Continue reading

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my personal library of works by Walt Whitman, and books about him

    The attached downloadable Word document (below) contains an inventory of books by and about Walt Whitman and his associates — including Whitman’s works, literary criticism, and material of biographical interest — in my personal home library.     … Continue reading

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