: Mark Mason
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Either way, the relationship between a love of reading and a love of facts, of trivia,
is best summed up for me by one book
: the Guinness Book
. I only
ever owned one copy. It was the 1982 edition
, which I got for Christmas 1981.
When you're ten years old the very Fact that something has next year's date on it
causes excitement enough, but this book
, 350 pages, measuring 30
centimetres by 2.1"" — soon won a place in my affections that wouldn't be lost
until well ...