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Malt Whisky Drinking, Single Speed Bike Racing, Poetry Loving, Book-Fiend, & If This Makes Me Seem Cool, It's All In The Edit.

 

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The Ideal Library Symbolizes Everything a Society stands for. A Society Depends On Its Libraries To Know Who it Is, Because Libraries Are Societies Memory (A. Manguel). This Is My Attempt To Construct My Ideal library.

The Book of Imaginary Beings (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

The Book of Imaginary Beings - Jorge Luis Borges, Margarita Guerrero, Peter Sís, Andrew Hurley *If faced with a Cerberus, Would you know what to do?* When a Chinese Farmer, wants it to rain, who do they call?* What Scared the Scylla so much she threw herself into the sea?* Why should you follow an Alicanto, But with caution?* What can you use a Gillygaloo’s egg for?For your answer to these questions and much, much more, I bring you – Jorge Luis Borges’ “The Book of Imaginary Beings”. This pocket sized book from those purveyors of fine literature - Penguin modern classics, could one day save your bacon.http://parrishlantern.blogspot.com/2011/01/this-may-come-in-handy-myths-legends.html