07/21/2010 10:17 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

William Jacques, Britain's Most Prolific Book Thief, Jailed At Last

For hours on end, he would peruse the shelves of the Lindley Library in London, admiring their collection of books, journals and art which dates back to 1514.

So regular were his visits that staff soon recognised the quiet but intelligent loner who frequented their hushed corridors.

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