I have a serious book purchasing problem. The reason for this is that I get too excited when I see a book that I really want to read or a book that is a great edition or publication. I try to hold back on some, waiting for a better edition, but sometimes I just have to have the book and I end up regretting it later when I have multiple copies lining my bookshelves.
I thought I would detail my problem and how the tiered system works.
The Grapes of Wrath". What do they call this technique? Anyway, I tend to take paperbacks on trips because I'm not really concerned if they get damaged and they are light weight (which is great for backpacking). I may leave them at hostels too if I need the space, but I have yet to do so.
3. Modern Library / Everyman's Library
4. The Folio Society
5. Easton Press & Franklin Library