Hodgkinson, Tom How To Be Idle

ISBN 13: 9780141015064

How To Be Idle

3,86 valoración promedio
( 1.850 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780141015064: How To Be Idle
Críticas:

"A true literary gem... irresistable"--USA Today

Reseña del editor:

How to be Idle is Tom Hodgkinson's entertaining guide to reclaiming your right to be idle.

As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last, is a book that can help. From Tom Hodgkinson, editor of the Idler, comes How to be Idle, an antidote to the work-obsessed culture which puts so many obstacles between ourselves and our dreams. Hodgkinson presents us with a laid-back argument for a new contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Ranging across a host of issues that may affect the modern idler - sleep, the world of work, pleasure and hedonism, relationships, bohemian living, revolution - he draws on the writings of such well-known apologists for idleness as Dr Johnson, Oscar Wilde, Robert Louis Stevenson and Nietzsche. His message is clear: take control of your life and reclaim your right to be idle.

'Well written, funny and with a scholarly knowledge of the literature of laziness, it is both a book to be enjoyed at leisure and to change lives' Sunday Times

'In his life and in this book the author is 100 per cent on the side of the angels' Literary Review

'The book is so stuffed with wisdom and so stuffed with good jokes that I raced through it like a speed freak' Independent on Sunday

Tom Hodgkinson is the founder and editor of The Idler and the author of How to be Idle, How to be Free, The Idle Parent and Brave Old World. In spring 2011 he founded The Idler Academy in London, a bookshop, coffeehouse and cultural centre which hosts literary events and offers courses in academic and practical subjects - from Latin to embroidery. Its motto is 'Liberty through Education'.

Find out more at www.idler.co.uk.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Hodgkinson, Tom
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97801410150640000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,17
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Hodgkinson, Tom
Editorial: Penguin UK
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos PAPERBACK Cantidad: 2
Librería
Brats Bargain Books
(Waresboro, GA, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin UK. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0141015063 Never Read-may have light shelf wear-publishers mark- Good Copy- I ship FAST!. Nº de ref. de la librería SKU000015083

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,45
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,27
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Tom Hodgkinson
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Primera edición Cantidad: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 1st. 129mm x 178mm x 22mm. Paperback. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last,.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 368 pages. 0.230. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,18
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 176 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. How to be Idle is Tom Hodgkinson s entertaining guide to reclaiming your right to be idle. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last, is a book that can help. From Tom Hodgkinson, editor of the Idler, comes How to be Idle, an antidote to the work-obsessed culture which puts so many obstacles between ourselves and our dreams. Hodgkinson presents us with a laid-back argument for a new contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Ranging across a host of issues that may affect the modern idler - sleep, the world of work, pleasure and hedonism, relationships, bohemian living, revolution - he draws on the writings of such well-known apologists for idleness as Dr Johnson, Oscar Wilde, Robert Louis Stevenson and Nietzsche. His message is clear: take control of your life and reclaim your right to be idle. Well written, funny and with a scholarly knowledge of the literature of laziness, it is both a book to be enjoyed at leisure and to change lives Sunday Times In his life and in this book the author is 100 per cent on the side of the angels Literary Review The book is so stuffed with wisdom and so stuffed with good jokes that I raced through it like a speed freak Independent on Sunday Tom Hodgkinson is the founder and editor of The Idler and the author of How to be Idle, How to be Free, The Idle Parent and Brave Old World. In spring 2011 he founded The Idler Academy in London, a bookshop, coffeehouse and cultural centre which hosts literary events and offers courses in academic and practical subjects - from Latin to embroidery. Its motto is Liberty through Education . Find out more at. Nº de ref. de la librería APG9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,88
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom (2011)
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 2011. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 176 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. How to be Idle is Tom Hodgkinson s entertaining guide to reclaiming your right to be idle. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last, is a book that can help. From Tom Hodgkinson, editor of the Idler, comes How to be Idle, an antidote to the work-obsessed culture which puts so many obstacles between ourselves and our dreams. Hodgkinson presents us with a laid-back argument for a new contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Ranging across a host of issues that may affect the modern idler - sleep, the world of work, pleasure and hedonism, relationships, bohemian living, revolution - he draws on the writings of such well-known apologists for idleness as Dr Johnson, Oscar Wilde, Robert Louis Stevenson and Nietzsche. His message is clear: take control of your life and reclaim your right to be idle. Well written, funny and with a scholarly knowledge of the literature of laziness, it is both a book to be enjoyed at leisure and to change lives Sunday Times In his life and in this book the author is 100 per cent on the side of the angels Literary Review The book is so stuffed with wisdom and so stuffed with good jokes that I raced through it like a speed freak Independent on Sunday Tom Hodgkinson is the founder and editor of The Idler and the author of How to be Idle, How to be Free, The Idle Parent and Brave Old World. In spring 2011 he founded The Idler Academy in London, a bookshop, coffeehouse and cultural centre which hosts literary events and offers courses in academic and practical subjects - from Latin to embroidery. Its motto is Liberty through Education . Find out more at. Nº de ref. de la librería APG9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin (2007)
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 9
Librería
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin, 2007. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0000197791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,18
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,10
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 7
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, How to be Idle, Tom Hodgkinson, How to be Idle is Tom Hodgkinson's entertaining guide to reclaiming your right to be idle. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last, is a book that can help. From Tom Hodgkinson, editor of the Idler, comes How to be Idle, an antidote to the work-obsessed culture which puts so many obstacles between ourselves and our dreams. Hodgkinson presents us with a laid-back argument for a new contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Ranging across a host of issues that may affect the modern idler - sleep, the world of work, pleasure and hedonism, relationships, bohemian living, revolution - he draws on the writings of such well-known apologists for idleness as Dr Johnson, Oscar Wilde, Robert Louis Stevenson and Nietzsche. His message is clear: take control of your life and reclaim your right to be idle. "Well written, funny and with a scholarly knowledge of the literature of laziness, it is both a book to be enjoyed at leisure and to change lives". (Sunday Times). "In his life and in this book the author is 100 per cent on the side of the angels". (Literary Review). "The book is so stuffed with wisdom and so stuffed with good jokes that I raced through it like a speed freak". (Independent on Sunday). Tom Hodgkinson is the founder and editor of The Idler and the author of How to be Idle, How to be Free, The Idle Parent and Brave Old World. In spring 2011 he founded The Idler Academy in London, a bookshop, coffeehouse and cultural centre which hosts literary events and offers courses in academic and practical subjects - from Latin to embroidery. Its motto is 'Liberty through Education'. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 5,98
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,87
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin Books (2007)
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books, 2007. Estado de conservación: New. 2007. Paperback. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. This book presents us with a laid-back argument for a contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 236. . . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,11
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Tom Hodgkinson
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 7
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Not Signed; How to be Idle is Tom Hodgkinson's entertaining guide to reclaiming your right to be idle. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. But here, at last, is a book that can. book. Nº de ref. de la librería ria9780141015064_rkm

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,27
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,86
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Tom Hodgkinson
Editorial: Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0141015063 ISBN 13: 9780141015064
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books. Estado de conservación: New. 2007. Paperback. As Oscar Wilde said, doing nothing is hard work. The Protestant work ethic has most of us in its thrall, and the idlers of this world have the odds stacked against them. This book presents us with a laid-back argument for a contract between routine and chaos, an argument for experiencing life to the full and living in the moment. Num Pages: 368 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 236. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780141015064

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,44
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda