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I come a lineage of eccentrics. My dad read this year's ago, and has been hounding for years to read it. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Stephanie Jones
I got to page 27 of this book and was amazed to discover that I have 14 and a half of the 15 characteristics of eccentrics. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Crazy Uncle Doug
There is almost no literature on this topic. I appreciated the scientific approach used in studying the phenomenon and found the book fascinating.Published 17 months ago by Denise S. Pott
This book was in very good condition, arrived in a reasonable period and am quite happy with the contents. It is a fun book and great to break the monotony of some heavier books.Published on September 4, 2012 by Sonneysong
fun to read, it contains a lot of stories about some strange guys like the Emperor Norton, etc. and some other new guys that was fun to go after in the web. Read morePublished on March 4, 2007 by GUSTAVO PRADO RGUEZ
I dearly, dearly love this book. It was a wellspring of information about historical eccentricity and also the way 'outside the box' thinkers are and were perceived. Read morePublished on December 7, 2006 by Molly-dolly
This book was great. It was lively, entertaining, spoke of past and present eccentrics and as somebody who cottons to the term "eccentric," this book delivered most of what I hoped... Read morePublished on April 28, 2005 by AdderallThereIz?
Fascinating survey of English and American eccentrics throughout the ages. The authors interviewed subjects and came up with a handful of traits common to most people considered... Read morePublished on June 19, 2004
Not a whole lot to come away with from this book. No really shocking findings or anything you wouldn't expect. Read morePublished on February 15, 2004 by owookiee