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How do you organize your shelves?

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Hey there

How does everyone organize their book collection? Alphabetically? Thematic? Regionally? Im pushing close to 500+ books, not including textbooks and massmarkets I have a few divisions. I keep all my antique books seperate, as well as the epic poems; homer, dante, milton etc. Philosophy and poli-sci are also seperate. With fiction I keep books by the same author together, and I try to divide it between contemporaty(10-15yrs) and classics (hemingway, fitzgerald, etc.) Ive also kind of divided them by region. I keep all my Russian's on one side, all the Japanese somewhere else.

Just wondering what everyone else does around here.
Cheers.