The Good Companions by J.B. Priestley

The Good Companions by J.B. Priestley

Personalities J.B. Priestley on British Pathé

Personalities J.B. Priestley on British Pathé

79. I Have Been Here Before: J.W. Dunne, J.B. Priestley, Time and Dreams – 100 Objects

79. I Have Been Here Before: J.W. Dunne, J.B. Priestley, Time and Dreams – 100 Objects

Priestley loved music-hall.  It was part of what he called his “broad-brow” appreciation of any cultural experience that was life-affirming, from classical music to football.  However, as with his other explorations of pre-war Bradford, he could see the dark side of what might otherwise be cosy nostalgia.

73. My Life on the Variety Stage: J.B. Priestley’s Lost Empires

Priestley loved music-hall. It was part of what he called his “broad-brow” appreciation of any cultural experience that was life-affirming, from classical music to football. However, as with his other explorations of pre-war Bradford, he could see the dark side of what might otherwise be cosy nostalgia.

"To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own - this is happiness." - J. B. Priestley #children #ChildrenAreTheFuture #Haiti #WednesdayWisdom #OperationBlessing

"To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own - this is happiness." - J. B. Priestley #children #ChildrenAreTheFuture #Haiti #WednesdayWisdom #OperationBlessing

J B Priestley in his library

J B Priestley in his library

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