Sunday, July 06, 2008

Confessions of a Collector

Hunter Davies in the UK's Guardian asks, "So why do collectors collect?"

He believes there are 8 reasons why people collect things.

1. Gathering
2. Arranging
3. Knowledge
4. Escape
5. Therapy
6. Identity
7. Social life
8. Excitement

To read the entire article, click here.

Shown above, Charles Spencelay's "The Stamp Collector."
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posted by Don Schilling at 12:01 AM