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In search of the English eccentric

In search of the English eccentric

Hemming, Henry, 1979-

The English eccentric is under threat. In our increasingly homogenized society, these celebrated parts of our national identity are anomalies that may soon no longer fit. On his quest to discover the most eccentric English person alive today, Henry Hemming unearths a surprisingly large array of delightfully odd characters

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: by Henry Hemming
ISBN: 0719522129, 9780719522123
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-320).
Physical Description: xi, 320 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Subject: National characteristics, English.; England Social life and customs 21st century.; Eccentrics and eccentricities England.