danpiesley wrote:Anyone have any interest in The Modern Antiquarian?I was unaware of a doc to go with it the BBC did. I just watched it - he is such an engaging chap - he should be on TV more. Anyway - it was really interesting.
I interviewed him for one of those "An Evening With" things about three years ago and boned up on all the books, the Modern Antiquarian being the big one. Fascinating stuff. The afternoon and evening I spent with him was memorable to say the least. At one point he said to me "... so I decided to go on the plain and have a word with Odin ...." I was like, "Er, Odin? Do you mean ..... ""The Norse god, yeah. Anyway ...."