23rd September 2001
Enthused by the ephemera dredged up in
Blackburniana, Jan has commissioned another collection on her maiden name
Hodgkinson. I will start it in this backwater and move it to a more prominent
place when it reaches the appropriate size.
Click here for a link to another
fine Hodgkinson-centric site, from
Peter and family.
Using the same standards as
elsewhere on the site, text in italics is copied from the source of the item-
the seller on eBay etc, Normal text is my comments.
You are bidding on a 1st Edition Hard Cover book with Dust Jacket titled
"The Idler's Companion" by Tom Hodgkinson. Published by Ecco
Press New Jersey 1997. This is a marked First Edition on copyright page
1997. Original cost on inside dust jacket is $20.
(28th October 2001)
I suspect this is the same Tom
Utne Reader magazine (October 1996) – Willem DaFoe (1 page w/nice B&W
photo), Margaret Atwood: How to Dress Like a Poet (5 pages), Timothy Leary
(1 page), “Quit Having Sex” by Kathleen Norris (3 pages), “Quit Being Good”
by Tom Hodgkinson (3 pages), Quit for Success – with quotes by Pico Iyer,
Ursula LeGuin, Katha Pollitt, Quentin Crisp (5 pages).