[no-stal-jist, nuh-]
a person who collects or buys and sells items preserved from an earlier era.

1950–55; nostalg(ia) + -ist Unabridged
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nostalgist (nɒˈstældʒɪst)
a person who indulges in nostalgia

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Since then, the pious nostalgist has blossomed into an engaging all-round entertainer.
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